International law firm, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Affiliates has appointed Alec P. Tracy as a partner in the firm's Hong Kong office. Tracy's promotion is effective from 1 April 2004.

Since joining Skadden Arps in 1995, Tracy has worked in the firm's New York, Hong Kong and Singapore offices.

At Skadden Arps, his practice primarily focuses on M&A, corporate finance transactions and other general corporate matters.

Tracy covers transactions for an arrary of Pan-Asian clients, focusing predominantly on the Hong Kong, China, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, Singapore and Indonesian markets.