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Merger talks between KWM and WongPartnership fail

May 22, 2013 Merger negotiations between King & Wood Mallesons and Singaporean firm WongPartnership have failed just days before the firms were scheduled to announce their merger plans to the public. King & Wood Mallesons had…

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Clifford Chance promotes 20 to partnership

May 1, 2013 Clifford Chance has promoted 20 lawyers to its global partnership, down from 27 last year. The promotions bring the total partnership headcount to 589. “Many of this year’s new partners have demonstrated a strong…

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Malaysia to open doors to foreign law firms

Mar 5, 2013 Malaysia is set to enact new laws to open its marketplace to foreign law firms, following similar moves by Singapore and South Korea. The legislation will allow international firms to establish alliances with local…

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