UK Megafirm Linklaters Forms Alliance with Australia’s Allens Arthur Robinson
Posted Apr 23, 2012 3:56 PM CST
By Martha Neil
A United Kingdom megafirm has joined forces with Australia's Allens Arthur Robinson, agreeing to form an alliance and engage in joint ventures in Asia.
The new configuration will take effect May 1. Together, the two firms have nearly 3,000 attorneys; Linklaters is roughly twice the size of Allens.
ABAJournal.com: "Top UK Linklaters Firm Plans to Restructure Again; Up to 35 Partners Could Exit or Be De-equitized"