Head of North Asia
Phillip John is a corporate lawyer based in Hong Kong and Head of North Asia.
Phillip focuses on mergers and acquisitions, inward investment and joint ventures and has acted on a wide range of public and private takeovers across Asia including M&A transactions in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, mainland China and Hong Kong. He has also advised on a wide variety of public company fundraisings including IPOs and rights issues in both Thailand and Hong Kong.
Phillip read law at Bristol University. He qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1990 and Hong Kong in 1993 and practised in Hong Kong between 1993 and 2000. Phillip joined the practice in 2000 and was head of the Bangkok practice between 2000 and 2011.
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October 20, 2011
The following changes to the Thai Takeover Code are effective from 1 June 2011. .
June 09, 2011
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has been named in the Asian Legal Business 2016 Diversity List as one of the ten law firms in Asia that is promoting a more inclusive workplace..
June 23, 2016
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June 06, 2016