Market report: The Dragon enters the global legal market

Kriegler, Yun
May 2013
Lawyer 2B;5/28/2013, p20
In this article the author comments on the Chinese law firms that are focusing for international expansion. The author states that the Chinese law firms are finding ways through which they reach to overseas markets and hiring high-calibre lawyers who speak the language of commerce in both English and Mandarin.


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