News, features and comment about the management of law firms

  • Manila

    South-east Asia shapes regional economic area

    6 July 2015By Marialuisa Taddia

    International lawyers are cautiously optimistic about a regional economic area for south-east Asia, despite protectionist barriers in the legal sector.

  • Istanbul

    Turkey: where east meets west

    1 June 2015By Marialuisa Taddia

    As it strives to realise its investment potential, Turkey is plagued by alleged rule of law violations – a challenging context in which to advise.

  • China cartoon

    How to: work in China

    18 May 2015By Marialuisa Taddia

    While China offers stimulating opportunities for UK lawyers, its language and culture present formidable challenges.

  • Thein Sein, Myanmar president

    Myanmar: pushing the boundary

    4 May 2015By Grania Langdon-Down

    The Burmese economy is emerging from international isolation – but for foreign investors and their advisers much hinges on a general election later this year.

  • Data page - April 2015

    Data page – April 2015

    16 April 2015

    The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.

  • How to sack a client

    How to: sack a client

    23 March 2015By Grania Langdon-Down

    A guide to ceasing to act and how to avoid any reputational damage.

  • Bogota

    Pacific alliance: Latin quarters

    16 March 2015By Marialuisa Taddia

    The four members of the Pacific Alliance trade bloc are attracting growing interest from international firms.

  • Lehman Brothers

    How to: make fewer mistakes

    9 March 2015By

    A City thought-leader believes he can help clever lawyers avoid doing silly things.

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