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Japanese law firms expand in Asia

Jul 9, 2013 Japanese law firms are overcoming their previous tendency of staying close to home, launching offices across Asia to service international clients. Japanese firms have been setting up shop in China since the 1990s,…

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Low execution risk keeps Asian legal fees down

Jul 3, 2013 International law firms waiting for legal fees to rise in Asia might be waiting a long time, according to this article in The American Lawyer. The relatively low fees paid for legal work in Asia is not just about low…

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Odds lengthen on partnership in top firms

May 14, 2013 It is getting harder to reach partnership in large law firms, according to a report from Legal Week. 370 partners were promoted to partnerships in the top 30 UK firms this year, down 8% on last year's figure of 401. In…

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