The law firm names new head of its Asia real estate department.
Dean Lockhart shifts to Singapore and Nigel Pridmore relocates from London to Hong Kong.
Shintaro Kuroda joins the fold from Yodoyabashi & Yamagami.
Kawahigashi to strengthen law firm''s capital markets practice.
Cross-border transactions attorney Hidehiro Utsumi comes on board.
Based in Beijing, he is the second big appointment for the firm since March.