Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP said on Wednesdau it hired Steven Winegar, previously a managing director and senior counsel at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong.

Winegar will be a partner in the law firm’s Hong Kong office

During his 12-year career with Goldman Sachs, Winegar worked in New York and Hong Kong.

Paul Hasting's new hire has been in Hong Kong since 2005 and led the legal coverage team for the investment banking, capital markets and principal investment areas for Goldman Sachs in Asia, excluding-Japan.

Winegar’s appointment follows a series of hires for Paul Hastings in Asia. The firm recently added of Roger Peng, former managing partner of Hogan & Hartson’s Beijing office, and Chris Betts, previously associate general counsel for Asia at McKinsey.