Clifford Chance (CC) looks set to become the first leading City firm to open an office in South Korea, with the firm planning to launch after the country's legal market is opened up to foreign law firms this summer. The firm is one of a number of the UK top 10 looking at the region in the wake of a free trade agreement (FTA) between Europe and South Korea that was approved by the European Parliament last month (17 February).
Recently-signed free trade agreement entices firms to fourth-largest economy in Asia Clifford Chance (CC) looks set to become the first leading City firm to open an office in South Korea, with the firm...
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