Magic Circle firm Allen & Overy and Indian law firm Trilegal have ended their alliance, citing the lack of progress toward liberalization of the Indian legal market, which remains closed to foreign law firms. Lack of progress toward a market opening also led Clifford Chance and AZB & Partners to end their referral arrangement last year.
Allen & Overy and India's Trilegal End Alliance
The Asian Lawyer
September 28, 2012