In November 2012, several law firms across Europe and Asia met in Bali, Indonesia. As a result of a dialogue between them, The League of Lawyers was formed in 2013 to synergise their resources and efforts to enhance their clients’ experience with them. The founding members are Malaysia (MahWengKwai & Associates), Australia (Ferguson Cannon), Germany (VON ZANTHIER & SCHULZ), India (Astra Law) and China (Yap & Lam). The League of Lawyers now serves the needs of clients in Asia, Australia and Europe, who have inbound and outbound business investments.
By Derek Payne As the property market lockdown looks like easing, overseas investors would do well to start to gear themselves up to take advantage of the stamp duty rate before they rise next year. In the Budget on 11 March, it was announced that an extra 2% SDLT surcharge will apply for UK property purchase […]
By Lisa Goh Businesses, including legal firms, will have to innovate if they are to survive the financial storm ahead. That was the key message delivered by Mei Lum, co-founder and principal consultant of MWKA Technologies, at the League of Lawyers Inaugural Online Conference on 30 April 2020. MahWengKwai & Associates (MWKA) hosted the three-hour conference, […]
By Sjoerd Yntema As a result of the recent outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID–19), a lot of businesses are suddenly facing severe challenges. While the situation is not acute for some businesses, for others there is a very real, sudden risk of bankruptcy. For those running these companies, this means they have to be more […]