Criteria for Members

In looking for new members, LAWorld seeks:

  • Independent firms owned by their principals who are active in their practices
  • Medium sized in their jurisdictions with the ability to devote the personal attention of its partners to their clients
  • An entrepreneurial commercial approach to solving client problems
  • Active in the International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Broadly based commercial, corporate, business practices with litigation capabilities
  • Communicate electronically, with a committment to using the latest technology in the delivery of legal services and with their own, well maintained, website
  • Firms which have an international dimension to their practice with a determination to promote and develop international work to their existing and prospective clients
  • English speaking lawyers at a senior level, as well as lawyers speaking the language(s) of the host country and neighbouring countries
  • Attendance of the principals to the annual LAWorld Conference and to be active participants within the network.
  • Ideally not already members of another similar association

LAWorld News

Celebrating 20 years in Melbourne, Australia!

Pointon Partners Lawyers achieve a significant milestone this year – 20 years of providing quality legal solutions for businesses and their stakeholders from their offices in Melbourne, Australia.  Growing from Tony Pointons wish to create a firm dedicated to the legal needs of businesses and business stakeholders, Pointon Partners Lawyers has a dedicated and growing team of more than forty staff, providing specialised legal advice in all areas of law relevant to business and across many industries.

Tony says "We thank all our clients and colleagues for their contribution in our success to date and look forward to continuing to support you when you need legal expertise."

Reflecting the importance of building long-term relationships with businesses and their people, Pointon are proud that many clients have grown as they have over the past two decades and the firm is proud to offer services from startup ventures to listed ASX companies.

For more information on Pointon Partners Lawyers´ first 20 years of providing quality legal solutions, view our 20-year milestone brochure, or catch up with any of our team members at http://pointonpartners.com.au/people/ 

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