The Korean Ministry of Justice has granted approval to open an office in the country to three firms: Clifford Chance, Ropes & Gray, and Sheppard Mullin. The news comes after South Korea signed free trade agreements with the E.U. and the U.S. last year, giving foreign firms the right to hire local lawyers after five years.
Three Law Firms Win Approval to Open in South Korea
July 17, 2012