Conyers hires disputes head in HK

HSF’s disputes head joins Bird & Bird 

Conyers has hired Mark Yeadon as a senior partner to head the firm’s disputes and restructuring practice in Hong Kong, joining from Eversheds Sutherland, where he held a similar position.

Yeadon has 40 years of experience advising on commercial litigation, investigations, compliance and regulatory matters in Hong Kong and London. He specialises in the resolution of commercial disputes by arbitration, court proceedings and mediation.

Christopher Bickley, Conyers’ head of the Hong Kong office, said Yeadon’s arrival represented the firm’s dedication to service demand for complex commercial dispute resolution services in the region.