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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.

Exciting consultancy opportunities with the Vietnam Supreme People’s Court

9 October 2018

The Viet Nam Supreme People’s Court is looking for two international experts for their workshops on the Convention on International Sales of Goods (CISG) and State-Investor Dispute Settlement (ISDS).

Join our trade mission to Malaysia in Summer 2019

4 October 2018

We are seeking expressions of interest from small to medium sized firms considering expanding their businesses into Malaysia.

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Case study: from Malaysian lawyer to English solicitor

3 May 2018

Read our interview with Brandon Chan about why you should requalify as a solicitor through the QLTS

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What's next for the UK-ASEAN relationship?

19 October 2017By Catherine Brims

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

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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.

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Case study: from Malaysian lawyer to English solicitor

3 May 2018

Read our interview with Brandon Chan about why you should requalify as a solicitor through the QLTS

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.

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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. 

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South Asia and ASEAN

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Your contact for this region is Holly McKenzie

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International Policy Adviser: South Asia and ASEAN

holly.mckenzie@lawsociety.org.uk