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Jirapong Sriwat – Nishimura & Asahi – Thailand – Lawyer profile

Jirapong Sriwat was recognized as (i) one of Thailand’s Top 100 Lawyers by Asia Business Law Review since 2018; and (ii) one of the top 40 Asian lawyers under 40 by Thomson Reuters (Asian Legal Business) in 2019. He is also the founding partner and is currently the co-managing partner …

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Namibia: Fishrot accused asks for millions to pay lawyers

FORMER Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister Bernhard Esau, his son-in-law Tamson Hatuikulipi and one of their co-defendants in the Fishrot fishing quota fraud and corruption case, Ricardo Gustavo, say they are in urgent need millions of dollars to pay their lawyers. The three men are asking the High Court to …

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When will Barclays let lawyers see the ex-boss’s messages to Epstein?

A legal battle looms as Barclays drags its feet at the behest of US prosecutors: when will the bank allow lawyers to see its ex-boss’s messages to Epstein? By Helen Cahill, Financial Mail On Sunday Posted: 21:51 GMT, November 20, 2021 | Update: 21:51 GMT, November 20, 2021 Silent: We …

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“Who is Babalola Disu?” Defense lawyers argue for another potential suspect

Lawyer Chidinma Ojukwu, the prime suspect in the murder of Michael Usifo, CEO of Super TV, questioned prosecution witnesses on Wednesday about the possibility of a more likely suspect in the murder case. The lawyer, Onwuka Egwu, who cross-examined the witnesses, asked several questions about a certain Babalola Disu and …

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Lawyers spit on mask delays testimony in Billy Chemirmir murder trial

Testimony on the third day of the trial of accused serial killer Billy Chemirmir was delayed Wednesday morning as lawyers argued over whether Chemirmir should wear a face mask. Dallas County District Attorney Glen Fitzmartin argued his witnesses may not be able to identify Chemirmir simply because he is wearing …

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Lawyers for Parkland shooter declare death penalty unconstitutional, judge dismisses petition

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – The judge in the Parkland shooting case has rejected several defense arguments in which lawyers are asking to declare the death penalty unconstitutional. Broward County Judge Elizabeth Scherer agreed with the state’s argument that the court did not have the power to overturn the Supreme Court …

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Rwandan and Burundian lawyers barred from practicing in Kenya

Economy Rwandan and Burundian lawyers barred from practicing in Kenya Monday 08 November 2021 By EDWIN MUTAIMore from this author Summary Parliament has banned Rwandan and Burundian lawyers from practicing in Kenya until local lawyers are allowed to work in both countries on a reciprocal basis. Tanzanian and Ugandan lawyers …

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