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

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Upcoming Events

2017 LAWorld Annual Conference and AGM (Barcelona) from 5pm on Wednesday the 3rd of May, 2017 to 2pm on Friday the 5th of May, 2017

Europe/Middle East Regional Meeting and Lawyers Next Generation (Amsterdam) from 5pm on Friday the 3rd of February, 2017 to 5pm on Sunday the 5th of February, 2017

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