Acceptance procedure

Thank you for your interest in LAWorld. The application process can take between 4-8 weeks and the procedure for joining is as follows:

  • Once you have read the Membership Application Documents and wish to initiate an application for membership, please complete and return the LAWorld Application Form to us. There is no cost or obligation at this stage.
  • Upon receipt of this application form at our Executive Office it is circulated to the LAWorld Committee and the Chair, who are Principal Partners of LAWorld member firms. There is one Committee member for each LAWorld region – Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America. Our current Chair is Steve Ng, Managing Partner of Ng & Shum, with offices in Hong Kong and mainland China.
  • The Committee will decide if they have any questions at this stage or if references are to be taken. If so, the Executive Director, Mrs Jacqui Nash, will email you to seek permission to approach the independent references you have provided in your application form.
  • If you have been referred to us by another LAWorld member, we will take a reference from them.
  • After the references have been reviewed by the Committee, it will decide if your application should be recommended to the entire membership. If so, your application will be circulated to our membership with a deadline for their comments.
  • The decision of the members is notified a couple of weeks later.
  • We will keep in regular contact with you during the application process

LAWorld News

Top rating for our Croatia law firm

Internationally acclaimed law firm directory, Legal 500, has selected our Croatian LAWorld member, Vidan Attorneys, as one of the best in the country for the following areas of law:

- Banking, finance and capital markets
(http://www.legal500.com/c/croatia/banking-finance-and-capital-markets)

- Dispute resolution (http://www.legal500.com/c/croatia/dispute-resolution)

- Real estate and construction
(http://www.legal500.com/c/croatia/real-estate-and-construction)

For more information please contact hrvoje.vidan@vidan-law.hr and review the firm’s LAWorld profile HERE: 

Business News

China's Li Ning stumbles from gold medal position to no man's land
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:52:56 GMT
HONG KONG (Reuters) - In 2010, former Chinese gymnast Li Ning led a surging $4 billion sportswear bu...
Investors look past Ukraine, focus on ECB
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:41:55 GMT
LONDON (Reuters) - World markets advanced on Monday despite the conflict in Ukraine, focusing on whe...
Hollande, Draghi agree on threat of deflation: official
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:48:19 GMT
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande and European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi ag...
Imperial Tobacco closes $13 billion of loans
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:00:02 GMT
LONDON (Reuters) - British cigarette maker Imperial Tobacco has closed loans of about $13 billion to...

Upcoming Events

2015 LAWorld Annual Conference & AGM (Washington DC, USA) from 5pm on Tuesday the 28th of April, 2015 to 2pm on Friday the 1st of May, 2015

Europe/Middle East Regional Meeting (Istanbul, Turkey) from 5pm on Thursday the 5th of February, 2015 to 5pm on Friday the 6th of February, 2015

Asia/Pacific Regional Meeting (Kuala Lumpur) from 5pm on Thursday the 20th of November, 2014 to 5pm on Friday the 21st of November, 2014

North/Latin Americas Regional Meeting (Las Vegas) from 7pm on Thursday the 13th of November, 2014 to 5pm on Saturday the 15th of November, 2014

Europe/Middle East Regional Meeting (Warsaw, Poland) from 5pm on Saturday the 13th of September, 2014 to 5pm on Sunday the 14th of September, 2014

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