O'Melveny & Myers LLP has announced that Michael Moser has joined the firm as a partner in its Asia practice and will reside in the firm's Hong Kong and Beijing offices. Mr. Moser, one of the leading international lawyers in China, was formerly the head of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's greater China practice. Mr. Moser will serve as co-head of the China practice along with Howard Chao.
A fluent Mandarin speaker, Mr. Moser has practiced in the region for over 25 years. His experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment, technology licensing, and corporate restructuring. Mr. Moser also has vast experience in international dispute resolution, particularly in the settlement of business disputes between Chinese and foreign entities. He is a member of the Panel of Arbitrators of CIETAC and vice-chairman of the Governing Council of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.