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Herbert Smith Freehills is a leading global law firm with over 20 offices across Asia Pacific, the UK, Europe, the Middle East and US. Its formal association with Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung in Jakarta provides further expertise in Asia.


In 2012 the firm expanded into America by opening an office in New York which focuses solely on disputes work, with particular emphasis on cross-border investigations, international arbitration and cross-border litigation.


In 2013 Herbert Smith Freehills also opened its first two offices in Germany (Frankfurt and Berlin) and in South Korea (Seoul).


The firm offers clients a top-tier seamless services across a single global platform and an unparalleled depth of expertise. It is a global pre-eminent firm in litigation, arbitration and contentious regulatory work; and an international leader in M&A, private equity, capital markets, infrastructure and banking and finance.

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Preview of 2017

A schedule of anticipated legal developments for the year ahead.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 11 January 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

Big Data regulation: coming soon to a business like yours?

This briefing looks at a few of the different regulators examining the Big Data phenomenon.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 23 December 2016 | Practice Area: Data Protection and Privacy

A litigator’s yearbook 2016: England and Wales

This briefing looks back at some of the key cases in 2016 and other developments from the perspective of the commercial litigator.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 16 December 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

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Commercial litigation: 10 significant developments in Australia in 2016

As 2016 winds down and we look towards the New Year, HSF reflects on the key takeaways of ten significant commercial litigation developments from the year.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 15 December 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Litigation e-bulletin

High Court applies narrow interpretation of “client” for purposes of legal advice privilege.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 08 December 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Alton Towers owner fined £5,000,000 following 'The Smiler' crash

In September 2016 Merlin Attractions Operations Limited was fined £5,000,000 following an accident on the Smiler rollercoaster at Alton Towers which left a number of people seriously injured.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 08 December 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

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Financial Services Regulatory – 2017 Outlook

As 2016 draws to a close, the HSF FSR team has again reflected on its forecast for the significant regulatory developments in 2017.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 07 December 2016 | Practice Area: Financial Services Regulation

Iran monthly update

This update aims to provide a brief overview of key developments which have occurred in Iran during the past month and to highlight areas of future interest.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 01 December 2016 | Practice Area: Central Government

General counsel update: a summary of major developments in key areas

This is the latest in Herbert Smith Freehills' series of general counsel updates, which aim to summarise major developments in key areas. The guide includes a section focusing on developments of general interest, including Brexit.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 28 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

What would a hard Brexit mean for international trade?

This report is designed to help business leaders understand and prepare for a sharp shift in the UK's relationship with the EU: hard Brexit.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 23 November 2016 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

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