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

Asia Pacific Regional Meeting Kuala Lumpur November 2014

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Business News

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Wed, 04 Mar 2015 01:55:08 GMT
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Asian shares drift lower as caution prevails
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:41:06 GMT
TOKYO (Reuters) - An index of Asian shares and the dollar both edged down on Wednesday, as investors...
United Airlines expects to use its cash pile to buy aircraft this year
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:41:42 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines expects to dip into its cash pile to help fund the purchase of ...
Sluggish February U.S. car sales blamed on blustery weather
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:38:15 GMT
DETROIT (Reuters) - For the second year in a row, ferocious winter weather slowed U.S. vehicle sales...

Upcoming Events

Europe/Middle East Regional Meeting and Lawyers Next Generation (Bratislava) from 5pm on Friday the 5th of February, 2016 to 5pm on Saturday the 6th of February, 2016

Europe/Middle East Regional Meeting (Milan) from 5pm on Friday the 18th of September, 2015 to 5pm on Saturday the 19th of September, 2015

2015 LAWorld Annual Conference & AGM (Washington DC, USA) from 6pm on Tuesday the 28th of April, 2015 to 2pm on Friday the 1st of May, 2015

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