Law firm Hill Dickinson has appointed Jonathan Goacher as a partner. He will be based at the firm’s Singapore office, which specialises in the marine, trade, and energy markets.

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Goacher is a regulation specialist with around 20 years of experience at global law firms in Asia. He joins Hill Dickinson from DWF, which recently announced the closure of its Singapore office.

Andrew Lee, head of Hill Dickinson’s Singapore office, said that Goacher joins at a time when the firm is experiencing growth and is expanding its practice to meet demand: “Regulation in this region is growing and becoming more challenging, and his [Goacher’s] combination of international expertise and local experience in this area will ideally position us to assist our clients.”