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Sidley Austin plans expansion in Singapore

Aug 19, 2013 Sidley Austin has plans for fast growth in its Singapore office, with plans to move from a 4,800-square-foot office space to a space with more than 12,000 square feet, and having hired four partners in recent…

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King & Wood Mallesons in for further mergers

Aug 7, 2013 Robert Milliner, the former chief executive partner of Mallesons Stephen Jaques who brokered its merger with King & Wood, has predicted further mergers for the mega firm. Milliner, who acted as the chief executive…

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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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US law firms increase headcount in oil-rich regions

Jul 2, 2013 Taking a closer look at the US firms with the biggest growth in headcount, Law.com points out that oil-rich cities showed the biggest gains. In the National Law Journal’s survey of the largest 350 US firms, Denver,…

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