Ben Stevenson is an international policy adviser with the Law Society’s international department (international.lawsociety.org.uk). He manages the Society’s engagement with countries in the north Asia and Pacific region, and helps member firms develop their overseas business in these jurisdictions
Miss Ruihua Wang was admitted as a solicitor of England and Wales in November 2012 through the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS). Read her case study.
Doing business abroad, whether through referral networks or branch offices, may seem beyond the reach of smaller law firms. But, says Ben Stevenson, with the right strategy and support, it can be a great way to build your business
Find out all you need to know about practising in Japan