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Uniting Professionals Connecting the World Asia and Pacific Regional Meeting Delhi, India February 28, 2012. Regional Statistics by Number of Professionals and Number of Offices. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


Uniting Professionals Connecting the WorldAsia and Pacific Regional Meeting Delhi, IndiaFebruary 28, 2012Regional Statistics by Number of Professionals and Number of OfficesWSG is the largest network in Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America and Caribbean. This means that WSG members can provide services in almost all countries on behalf of member clients.RegionProfessionalsOffices Asia/Pacific4,13680 Europe6,274107 Middle East/Africa65025 North America6,955131 LA Caribbean1,17940Total Professionals19,232387WSG - Law and Multidisciplinary Networks RankingsThere are 175 legal and multidisciplinary networks in the world. Below are the 15 largest. Network#AttorneysProfessionals# Members# Jurisdictions Covered# OfficesYear FoundedLex Mundi 21,000160160560+1989World Services Group 19,2321511413872002TerraLex 15,0001551553001991World Law Group10,50047652501988State Capital Law Group10,0001401402001989ALFA9,0001321102001980Techlaw8,0001825801986TAGLaw7, 5001501503501999Meritas6,5001701352001991The Network of Trial Lawyers6,00024451151993USA Law Firm Group (USLFG)5,60019391251990InterLaw5,00070701201984Eurojuris International5,000630406501989Globalaw5,000941001701994International Lawyers Network5,000911011321988WSG - Professionals and Countries Covered WSG Member Relative Size in their Country Region Africa/Middle EastRank in # Professionals RegionLargestNumber of Countries16 Asia PacificLargest17 Latin America/Caribbean Largest19 North America2nd Largest3 EuropeLargest44Largest2nd Largest3rd Largest4th Largest5 10 Largest11+68271610131Networks Presences in Asia Pacific NetworkNumber of FirmsNumber ProfessionalsWSG 174,100 Lex Mundi163,700TerraLex161,500 PRAC121,400 Multilaw111,000 Interlaw 8900 InterLex 7800New Member - Thailand Weerawong, Chinnavat & Peangpanor Ltd. is the 3rd largest firm in Thailand with 65 attorneys. Tier 1 in Chambers in corporate and capital markets. Tier 2 banking, real estate and bankruptcy. Open Asia Pacific CountriesVietnam BangladeshSri LankaPakistan2011 2012 Asia Pacific Council Members Chair Mark Harty LCS & PartnersTaiwanPeter BarlettMinter EllisonAustraliaMartin DesautelsDFDL MekongCambodiaRohit Kochhar Kochhar & Co.IndiaRafael MoralesSyCip Salazar Hernandez & GatmaitanPhilippines******