Myanmar Lawyers Protest to Stop Historic Buildings’ Redevelopment

A group of 70 Myanmar lawyers protested Wednesday in a bid to stop the redevelopment of two British colonial-era buildings in the former capital Yangon, saying they will file a lawsuit within a month to prevent the structures from being converted into a hotel and other businesses. The protesters from the Myanmar Lawyers’ Network said […]

Myanmar Is Now Home To An Increasing Number Of International Law Firms

Following major investments flowing into Myanmar, international law firms are now scrambling to get into the country for a piece of the action in the rapidly developing economy, as foreign investors and businesses building their presence in Myanmar will certainly require legal counsel. Myanmar represents a new market for lawyers, not just investors. Before 2011, […]