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Welcome to our Europe section. Here you will find links to the latest regional legal headlines and up and coming events, plus detailed information on the jurisdictions we are currently active in.


New 'foreign legal consultant' status in France

15 May 2018

France has adopted a new regulation on ‘Foreign Legal Consultant status – Art 109 ’ (based on the EU - South Korea WTO bilateral Agreement).


Brexit update: professional and personal implications of the EU-UK negotiations

27 February 2018

On 8 December 2017, the European Council concluded that sufficient progress had been made in the first phase of the negotiations. The main principles agreed by the European Commission and UK Government are outlined in their Joint Report (and further explained in the Joint Technical Note) ...

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New 'foreign legal consultant' status in France

15 May 2018

France has adopted a new regulation on ‘Foreign Legal Consultant status – Art 109 ’ (based on the EU - South Korea WTO bilateral Agreement).

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EU lawyers in the UK - Practice rights under the draft withdrawal agreement and Q&A

11 May 2018

Read more about your practice rights as EU lawyer in the different UK jurisdictions under the current (draft) withdrawal agreement

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CCBE newsletter #70

12 April 2018

Take a closer look at issues for the European legal profession this month

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British Italian Law Association Annual Debate & Dinner

The British Italian Law Association invites you to their annual debate and dinner on 18 October

"The legal profession is key to ensure legal certainty during the Brexit negotiations" says President of the Spanish National Bar

The Law Society participated in an event with the Consejo General de la Abogacía Española (CGAE) on 28 February. Read more.

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How to complain about a lawyer from another European country?

28 January 2015By Virag Martin

This page explains you how to make a complaint about a lawyer in another European jurisdiction.

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    Legal Life in... Slovakia

    Interview with Rudolf Pfeffer, Partner at A.K.F. Lawyers, s.r.o.

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    Legal life in... Latvia

    Interview with Ingrida Karina-Berzina, Partner at COBALT’s Latvia office and head of its IP & IT practice group

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    Legal life in... Estonia

    Interview with Karolina Ullman, Partner at Njord Law Firm.

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    Legal life in... Poland

    Interview with Grzegorz Wozniak, founding and managing partner of Wozniak Legal

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    Legal life in... Italy

    Giuseppe Gaglione, founding partner of Studio Legale Internazionale Gaglione, shares his views on legal life in Italy.

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    Legal life in... Finland

    Interview with Vesa Turkki, Partner at JB Eversheds

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    Legal life in... Sweden

    Interview with RICHARD ÅKERMAN, Partner at Hannes Snellman Stockholm office

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    Legal life in… Paris

    Louis B. Buchman, Partner at Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP Paris office, shares his views about his Legal life in Paris.

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    Legal life in… Turkey

    Selcuk Senguler is founding partner of Senguler and Senguler, here he tells us about his experience as a Turkish lawyer 

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    Legal life in…Tallinn

    Maksim Greinoman, managing partner of Advokaadibüroo Greinoman & Co, discusses his legal life in Estonia and why being tech-savvy is a must!

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The International Division is our exclusive membership service which provides law firms, in-house legal teams and legal practitioners with the contacts, tools, profile and latest market intelligence to develop international links and thrive in the global marketplace.

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Your contacts for this region are Virag Martin and Katharina Kirchberger

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