Law Firms Seek Opportunities In Africa, Asia

Law360, New York (November 13, 2012, 8:08 PM EST) -- International law firms anchored in the U.S. and Europe are following growing economic markets as they launch new offices in locations across the globe, especially in burgeoning Africa and Asia-Pacific markets, according to a study released Monday.

Jones Lang LaSalle's Global Law Firm Perspectives 2012, a report that studies law firm real estate trends around the world, found that larger multinational firms are breaking away from years of caution to take advantage of growing economies in Africa, Asia and Middle East.

The study noted that the...
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