Alejandro Vargas (JD, NYU ’08) is based in Hong Kong. He is extremely well connected in the US BigLaw industry in Asia. His legal experience includes a decade in Hong Kong and Beijing as an associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Davis Polk & Wardwell. He also spent time in an in-house role at a top investment bank. Fluent in Mandarin, Alejandro’s experience spans both China and Pan-Asia practice teams. Alejandro has significant experience in running high-end capital markets and M&A deals in Asia.
From his near-decade in BigLaw, Alejandro has established close relations with many of the most respected hiring partners and other senior partners at top US and UK law firms throughout Asia. Alejandro successfully ran his own recruiting firm for one year before deciding to partner with Evan to form Jowers Vargas.