The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Australian firm Blake Dawson has opened an office in Singapore as part of its expansion into South East Asia.
Blake Dawson managing partner John Carrington said that the Singapore office would concentrate on providing advice in specialist areas to Australian and international companies wishing to grow their Asian operations. The firm's main focus in the country will be the hotel, tourism and gaming sectors.
This is Blake Dawson's third office outside Australia, where the firm operates from five locations. It also has offices in Shanghai and Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea, as well as an associated office in Jakarta.
The office will open in January 2009 and will be headed by hotel and property partner Rhonda Hare. She will be joined by associates Rhiannon Barnard and Ari Fox.