LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – HRH The Duke of York, UK Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, visited the offices of Allen & Overy LLP this morning.
The purpose of his visit to Allen & Overy was to exchange views on the export of legal services with various of the firm’s leading partners. A number of topics were discussed, including developments and opportunities for UK business in countries such as India and the Central Asian Republics.
Commenting on His Royal Highness’s visit, David Morley, Allen & Overy’s managing partner said: “We were delighted to welcome HRH The Duke of York to our offices in this role. We took the opportunity to explain to him some of the opportunities and challenges facing the UK’s law firms doing business overseas. The provision of cross-border legal advice is a highly competitive market and I am sure I speak for the profession when I say that we value his encouragement and support.”
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