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Beachcroft has unveiled a new international strategy that will include best friends in Europe, a presence in Dublin and a joint venture in India.
The firm will set up an office in Dublin specialising in professional indemnity and personal injury. It has also entered into a joint-venture arrangement with Indian firm Khaitan Jayakar Sud & Vohra.
As part of the agreement between the firms, Beachcroft will take two Khaitan advocates on secondment for a year. These advocates will be based in London and intend to seek dual-qualification as English/Indian solicitors following their secondments.