Mongolia is the latest land of opportunity for law firms, according to the Law Society’s international section. The Asian country has one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, driven by mineral developments such as Rio Tinto’s investment in the Oyu Tulgoi gold and copper mine.

‘As with many developing economies, there are both opportunities – particularly across mining and infrastructure sectors – and risks,’ the Society says. It is hosting a breakfast networking and briefing event this Friday (8 February) at Chancery Lane.