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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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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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