Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has appointed Nanda Lau, a partner in the firm’s Shanghai office, as head of corporate in China. The appointment is from 1 May 2021.
Lau has led HSF in Shanghai since 2016. She provides legal services in corporate matters, China-related cross-border M&A and corporate transactions.
Previously, the firm’s China corporate practice was headed by Hong Kong office partner Matt Emsley, who has been promoted to managing partner of HSF in China.