Deacons appoints two new partners

07 January 2015, Insurance , Capital Markets

Deacons has promoted two Senior Associates to the Partnership. Gere Sit and Kelvan Cheung joined the Partnership as of 1 January 2015.

The above appointments bring the total number of partners to 53 as of 1 January 2015.

Deacons’ Senior Partner Lilian Chiang congratulated the new partners:

“On behalf of the firm I would like to welcome Gere and Kelvan to the Partnership. We are proud to be able to promote internally. Over the years Gere and Kelvan have both developed specialist expertise and built strong relationships with our clients. Deacons has a commitment to providing a dynamic environment and investing in talent at all levels of the firm to contribute to our continued growth.”  

Gere Sit, Insurance Litigation, has broad experience in insurance matters including professional indemnity, personal injury and third party liability. Gere provides advice on policy and coverage issues.

Kelvan Cheung, Corporate Finance, focuses on advising clients in relation to compliance with Hong Kong securities law and listing rules, acquisitions and disposals of public and private companies, initial public offerings and general corporate and commercial matters.