KPMG adds hundreds of lawyers across Southeast Asia from regional network

Deal sees more than 275 lawyers including around 80 partners join from ZICO Law amid Asia growth push

Firms in Korea and Myanmar collaboration

Korea's Yulchon has forged a collaboration arrangement with ZICO Law in Myanmar, building on historic ties between the two nations.

  • 5yrs

Stephenson Harwood opens in Myanmar

The country is going through a time of legal and regulatory reform which is opening up investment opportunities.

  • 6yrs

Dentons launches Myanmar office

Dentons has launched an office in Myanmar through the acquisition of a seven-strong local team led by partner Mark Livingston.

  • 7yrs

Prominent Muslim lawyer assassinated at Yangon airport

Thousands have gathered in Myanmar to mourn the death of high-profile lawyer and political advisor Ko Ni, who was shot dead outside Yangon airport on Sunday.

  • 7yrs

Sciaroni managing partner defects to ZICOlaw

Malaysian law firm ZICOlaw has hired Samuel Britton as its Myanmar managing partner in Yangon. He moves from Sciaroni & Associates, where he was regional managing partner.

  • 8yrs

Japanese law firm to launch in Myanmar

Top Japanese law firm Mori Hamada & Matsumoto is to launch an office Myanmar.

  • 10yrs

Bengal braced for falling tax revenue after big business challenge

The Indian state of West Bengal is braced to see a fall in tax revenue this year after Tata Steel, Cadbury and other multinationals challenged one of its tax laws.

  • 10yrs

Myanmar grants licence to New York's Herzfeld Rose

The New York law firm has taken advantage of new legislation to open two offices in Myanmar.

  • 10yrs