ASIA AND AUSTRALASIA TOP STORIES
Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has said it wants to boost the profitability of its Asia corporate practice by targeting more inbound work from its European clients.
31 Oct 2014 | 09:10 |
Clyde & Co has opened its fourth Australian office after raiding local firm Sparke Helmore for a launch in Brisbane.
28 Oct 2014 | 09:15 |
Why China's taste for luxury goods means law firms are still confident about inbound deal prospects...
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
Just over a year since China's hub for piloting financial reform opened for business, Elizabeth Broomhall looks at the opportunities the Shanghai Free Trade Zone holds for international lawyers
29 Oct 2014 | 00:13 |
Less than three years away from his firm's 100-year anniversary, Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co's Shardul Shroff is ambitious as ever.
28 Oct 2014 | 00:05 |
How do you manage the legal affairs of a high-end British fashion house in the world's fastest growing luxury goods market? Burberry's Asia-Pac legal chief talks to Elizabeth Broomhall
27 Oct 2014 | 00:00 |
What to do down under has long presented a headache for the UK's magic circle firms, with varying approaches to the market splitting the group. Elizabeth Broomhall looks at what's been done so far
20 Oct 2014 | 15:49 |
That statistics can be manipulated in numerous ways is a given. But sometimes the message from the numbers is so clear it is impossible to misinterpret.
17 Oct 2014 | 00:14 |
Law firms have a reputation for being late to the table. In the case of Australia, international entrants were perhaps more than 'sociably late' – taking the plunge into the market only at the tail-end of the energy and resources boom that the count...
17 Oct 2014 | 00:10 |
Combined partner count across five of the largest firms in Australia has shrunk by 134 (14%) over the last five years according to figures obtained by Legal Week, demonstrating the impact of domestic economic uncertainty and increased competition from...
15 Oct 2014 | 17:36 |
CBRE's deputy chief ethics and compliance officer and former legal head for Asia, Sophia PK Yap, talks to Elizabeth Broomhall about juggling global regulators, family life and knee injuries
26 Sep 2014 | 00:39 |
Danny Gilbert, the straight-talking founder of Gilbert + Tobin, tells Legal Week how his firm has grown from a boutique to challenge Australia's legal old guard
08 Sep 2014 | 00:05 |
Clyde & Co's Hong Kong-based global head of aviation finance on the joys of living abroad, his new Nintendo Wii and making equity partner at 31.
11 Aug 2014 | 05:12 |