The International Division is our exclusive membership service providing law firms, in-house legal teams and legal practitioners with the information and tools you need to help you develop international links and thrive in the global marketplace.
Membership is open to firms based in England and Wales and all international law firms. International businesses looking to expand their links in the global legal services market are also encouraged.
Membership provides access to exclusive benefits including briefings, training opportunities, networking events, discounts, Doing legal business guides and an entry into our online global directory, as well as speaking and writing opportunities.
In the past year our members have benefitted from;
30 events for over 1500 delegates held in the UK and overseas. These have provided members with the knowledge needed to become established in developing markets across the globe and are excellent networking opportunities.
Doing legal business - 13 new guides to the legal services markets of Colombia, Mexico, Morocco, South Africa, Mongolia and Kazakhstan. These key guides provide intelligence on practice regulations and business opportunities in specific jurisdictions, so whether it's expanding your international practice, strategic planning, contact building or regulatory guidance, we can help. With many foreign lawyers holding strong interests in developing business opportunities in the UK, we also developed a guide for England and Wales, designed to cultivate this interest, attract investment for our members and promote English and Welsh law.
Membership is free for firms based in England & Wales and regulated by the SRA. Options available:
For non-SRA regulated entities the fee is £300+ VAT per year. Option available:
For more information about International and the work we do, visit the International homepage here.