The Legal 500

Meet the editor – India city focus research

18 May 2022, 9.00am UK/1.30pm India

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Meet the editor – India city focus research


Bei Zhao, editor for The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, explains the scope of the newly launched India regional research, addresses frequently asked questions, discusses submission best practice, and provides guidance on the editorial process, ahead of the next research cycle.

We also hear from Chris Cooke, head of business development for India, on the ways in which law firms can highlight themselves in The Legal 500, ahead of the 2023 edition.

What will be covered in the webinar?

  • An overview of the cities, and the practice areas being covered in the 2023 India City Focus research process
  • Why should my firm provide an editorial submission?
  • How do I decide if I should submit for the national rankings or the city focus rankings?
  • Which submission template will I be using?
  • How the research process works, including submissions and queries relating to client referees.
  • Ahead of the ​10 June 2022 submission deadline ​- what should you start preparing now?
  • How The Legal 500’s research is conducted and policies surrounding confidentiality.
  • Marketing your firm on The Legal 500
  • Your questions answered

To read the submission guidelines and download the submission template ahead of the webinar, please click here.

Should you have any questions about the research, please contact Bei Zhao, editor – Asia Pacific at The Legal 500, directly at:

For any queries on how to highlight the firm online with immediate visibility please contact Chris Cooke, business development manager – head of India, The Legal 500 directly at:



Bei Zhao

Editor – Asia Pacific, The Legal 500

Chris Cooke

Business development manager – head of India, The Legal 500

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