Seeking New Members(locations)

LAWorld welcomes applications from any jurisdiction where we do not currently have a member firm. In particular, we are interested in applications from the following places:

Asia/Pacific:
Seoul, S. Korea
Wellington, New Zealand
Jakarta, Indonesia
Manilla, Phillipines
Bangkok, Thailand
Hanoi, Vietnam
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Sydney (Corporate), Brisbane, Canberra, Australia

North America:
Western Canada, Canada
Vancouver/ Montreal, Canada
Dallas - Corporate
Houston
Denver
Atlanta
Silicon Valley
Boston

Europe and Middle East:
Sofia, Bulgaria
Glasgow, Scotland
Hamburg, Munich and Stuttgart, Germany
Rome, Turin Trieste, Italy
Reykjavik, Iceland
Oslo, Norway
Prstina, Kosovo
Riga, Latvia
Vilnius, Lithuania
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Skopje, Macedonia
Valleta, Malta
Chisinau, Moldova
Monaco, Monaco
Podgorica, Montenegro
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Ljubljana, Slovakia
Kiev, Ukraine

South America:
Lima, Peru
Havana, Cuba
Panama City, Panama
Montevideo, Uruguay
Caracas, Venezuela

LAWorld News

New Law Office in Myanmar

New Delhi LAWorld member, Kundra & Bansal, has made its way across the border to Yangon, Myanmar. Using the name Kundra & Bansal Acupro, this new law firm in Myanmar is the first Indian law firm to do so. They are also among a handful of non-local law firms to have an office there.  

Kundra & Bansal Acupro offers a diverse range of legal and tax consultancy services. The firm's Myanmar-related expertise is expected to give its clients access to specialist advisory services.  Asian Development Bank's  recent analysis  shows that Myanmar has the potential to follow Asia's fast-growing economies and expand at 7 to 8 per cent if it continues on the path of across-the-board reforms.

Shivendra Kundra, Partner, Kundra & Bansal, New Delhi, took the initiative of setting up the firm's practice in Myanmar after a seven month stint with a leading  telecom tower company in Myanmar that has investments by a telecom guru and one of the largest private equity funds from the United States.

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