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Hong Kong's students did themselves proud—and so did its barristers.


  • Europe

    Bear Market Continues for Big Firms in Russia

    By Julie Triedman

    Global 100 firms with a major presence in Russia have quietly pulled back from Moscow and St. Petersburg as the country’s economy reels from a perfect storm of Western economic sanctions, the ruble’s recent collapse and tumbling oil prices.

  • Emerging Markets

    From the Experts: A Pro Bono Program Training Lawyers in Zambia

    By Heidi Levine and Anita Turpin

    DLA Piper, in partnership with pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim, visited the University of Zambia School of Law as part of the firm's global pro bono initiative, New Perimeter.

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  • Asian Lawyer

    Minter Ellison Recruits Tax Team from Maddocks

    By Tom Brennan

    Partners Carmen McElwain, Peter Poulos and Chris Kinsella have been hired to bolster the Australian firm's disputes and risk management practices.

  • Asian Lawyer

    Lawyer Dies in Sydney Siege

    By Nathalie Pierrepont

    Katrina Dawson, an Australian barrister, was one of two killed Monday during the siege of the Lindt Chocolate Cafe in Sydney.

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