Bird & Bird ranks 21st in The Lawyer Asia-Pacific 150


Bird & Bird have placed 21st in The Lawyer's recent ranking of the top 50 international firms operating in the Asia-Pacific region.

The report, The Lawyer Asia-Pacific 2015, includes a list of the 100 largest local law firms in the region by the number of qualified lawyers, and the 50 international firms with the largest regional presence by headcount.

Bird & Bird was singled out as one of the most rapidly growing operations, noting: "The fastest growing (firms) include Bird & Bird which grew 87.3 per cent, partly as a result of its merger with Australian firm Truman Hoyle." The firm's cooperation agreements in Korea and Indonesia were also highlighted.