Press coverage of the key themes in the 2017 RSG India Report

The report analyses the legal market and how the market has changed from 2015. Some of our key findings have been publicised by the business and legal press:


The Amarchand split

'AZB & Partners has topped the table ahead of Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas' – Legally India

The full RSG’s top 40 ranking of Indian law firms and how the ranking has changed from 2015. 



Senior Indian law firm partners’ billing rates have increased by around 17% over two years – Legally India

An analysis of the increase in fees from 2015 to 2017 following the Amarchand split. 


Foreign ranking

The five law firms with the strongest India practice are all from the United Kingdom – Bar & Bench 


Linklaters has once again claimed the title as the international firm seen to have the most robust India practice – The Lawyer

An overview of the RSG top 20 foreign law firms with India practices and analysis of movement within the industry.



RSG Rankings 2017: AZB tops list, SAM and CAM follow; Trilegal best in client satisfaction - Bar & Bench


A widening gap between hourly rates of Indian lawyers and their international counterparts is making the country an unattractive destination for foreign law firms – Economic Times

Provides a general overview of the findings of the report.


Findings from the RSG India Report have also previously been featured in the Financial Times, The Economist, Forbes India, India Today, Bloomberg, Livemint, Legal Week and American Lawyer Magazine. The RSG India research has extensively been used in Harvard's, The Indian Legal Profession in the Age of Globalization.


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