Communities

Law Society Communities

Our communities help you develop in your professional life and make the most out of your Law Society

Find out more

International

South Asia and ASEAN

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

Malaysian flag

Join us for Doing Legal Business between Malaysia and the UK - Thurs 10 May 2018

26 March 2018

Attend our panel discussion and meet a delegation of Malaysian commercial lawyers

Photo of Liam Fox MP speaking at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum

What's next for the UK-ASEAN relationship?

19 October 2017By Holly McKenzie

Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum

All Top Stories

Photo of Liam Fox MP speaking at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum

What's next for the UK-ASEAN relationship?

19 October 2017By Holly McKenzie

Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum

Ho Chi Minh at Night

Legal Services in Vietnam: an interview with the British ambassador

1 December 2016

The Law Society speaks with Ambassador Giles Lever about the contribution legal services have made to Vietnam’s rapid growth and the growing opportunities for English and Welsh firms.

Law Society Deputy Vice President Christina Blacklaws to speak on Privacy and Legal Professional Privilege, 1st of December

18 November 2016

Christina will speak on the just limits of governments in the UK, Europe and India to track and record the digitial activities of businesses and indivduals.

indonesia

Have your say on the content of the proposed EU-Indonesia Free Trade Agreement

8 November 2016

The Law Society will soon submit its position on the proposed deal to the European Commission DG of Trade and we would like to hear members’ views by 21 November.

All Latest news

Malaysian flag

Join us for Doing Legal Business between Malaysia and the UK - Thurs 10 May 2018

Attend our panel discussion and meet a delegation of Malaysian commercial lawyers

All Events

Ho Chi Minh at Night

Legal Services in Vietnam: an interview with the British ambassador

1 December 2016

The Law Society speaks with Ambassador Giles Lever about the contribution legal services have made to Vietnam’s rapid growth and the growing opportunities for English and Welsh firms.

ameet hariani photograph

Legal life in...India

27 July 2015

Ameet Hariani, managing partner of Hariani & Co Advocates & Solicitors, who atteded our UK-India legal practice conference in July, shares his views about legal life in India. 

ran

Legal life in…India

8 July 2015

Ran Chakrabarti is a partner at Indian law firm, Indus Law. He tells us about his legal life in India and the secrets to doing business there.

All Legal life in...

South Asia and ASEAN

Join the International Division?

grey and green globe 266x177

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.

Join today

Your contact for this region is Holly McKenzie

holly mckenzie

International Policy Adviser: South Asia and ASEAN

holly.mckenzie@lawsociety.org.uk