The Asia-Pacific region represents the world's fastest growing legal market, and both European and US firms are now focusing on building their businesses in this region. Managing Partner’s, A Comprehensive Guide to the Asia-Pacific Legal Markets, is the only report that focuses on the economic forces that are driving the legal market in the Asia-Pacific.
This report provides a thorough analysis of the opportunities and risks for international law firms currently considering entering or growing their practices in the region. In addition to a detailed market analysis of the current social, economic and legal trends influencing legal practice within the Asia-Pacific region as a whole, this report also provides an in-depth breakdown of the major and emerging legal markets within the region.
Chapter 1: What is the Asia-Pacific region?
Chapter 2: Australia and its role in the Asian legal market
Chapter 3: Emerging trends impacting legal services in the Asia-Pacific region
Chapter 4: Overview of the growth of US and European firms in the Asian markets
Chapter 5: What are the major sectoral growth areas?
Chapter 6: Asian law firms face the challenge of rapid evolution
Chapter 7: Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Asia-Pacific region
Case study 1: AdventBalance – Growing Australasia’s largest alternative legal service provider
Case study 2: K&L Gates – Examining a globally integrated model
Case study 3: Conventus Law – A different focus
Case study 4: The Tonga legal market
Case study 5: Clyde & Co
Appendix 1: Thoughts on technology and law in Asia
Appendix 2: Seizing opportunity in a growing marketCheck our Executive Summary and full table of contents here