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The China Report: Legal eagles eye land of the dragonMar 03 2012

IN SPITE of a global economic downturn, legal opportunities in China have remained strong and are providing a backup for lawyers who may hav

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Mar 03 2012The China Report: Beijing Games hurdles pose short-term obstacles

There should be no asking foreigners their age, and questions about their love life are off limits. ...

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Mar 03 2012The Whole Truth: Sharon Cook's recipe for success

From the first part-time partner to now the first female managing partner, Angela Priestley speaks t...

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Mar 03 2012Special Report: Is practical training a practical reality?

Can books and lectures really prepare lawyers for the real thing? Kate Gibbs questions the limitatio...

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Mar 03 2012Final call at the High Court for Justice Gleeson

Hailing from the Class of 1962 to become one of the country's most significant legal practitioners, ...

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The London Report: The higher it goes, the harder it fallsMar 03 2012

The outlook for the successful Australian lawyer is changing. The global market is awash with economic pressures and the fallout means that ...

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The London Report: Navigating the dire straitsMar 03 2012

LONDON CALLING: The United Kingdom is still apopular choice for Australian lawyers seeking overseas experience. ONCE...

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Special Report: Anti-money laundering & the taint of dirty businessMar 03 2012

Avoiding the dirty money trail could be as convoluted as getting trapped in it. Angela Priestley explores some of the concerns facing the le...

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The Hong Kong Report: Alluring, prestigious … viable?Mar 03 2012

TRYING TO muscle your way into China's most expensive and competitive city, finding a place among some of the world's largest law firms, and...

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The Hong Kong Report: Yum cha and the cityMar 03 2012

HONG KONG is city of eternal change. No matter what your visit frequency - once a month or even once a lifetime - there's always something n...

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