Baker & Mckenzie Partner Pallavi Gopinath Aney has left the firm to join Allen & Overy in Singapore. She will join A&O early next week, according to sources..Update: Allen & Overy has appointed Pallavi Gopinath Aney as a capital markets partner based in its Singapore office. Pallavi brings over 15 years of experience advising issuers, underwriters and investors in a wide range of debt and equity capital markets transactions in India and Southeast Asia..Stephen Miller, Allen & Overy’s Head of International Capital Markets in Asia, comments:.“We are delighted to welcome Pallavi to the Allen & Overy team. She will provide added depth to our India practice and drive further growth in this exciting market. Pallavi will also play a key role in our ongoing investment in our market-leading capital markets practice in Southeast Asia and elsewhere in the region.”.Pallavi Gopinath Aney, a 2004 graduate of National Law School of India University, Bangalore, joined Baker & McKenzie in August 2015. She was handling the firm’s Debt Capital Markets practice in Singapore..Prior to joining Baker, she worked at Linklaters, where she was part of the firm’s India practice group. She was part of Linklaters’ capital markets practice..Gopinath had previously worked at Pathak and Associates and S&R Associates in India before moving to Linklaters in Singapore..Gopinath was not available for comment at the time of publishing the story.