Working Groups

IR has a strong focus on practice area expertise and regional knowledge, ensuring clients get the very best advice, no matter how niche the requirement.

Within the network there are 20 working groups, each headed by a steering committee of experienced member firms, which fall under the following three group categories:


Recent Publications

  • IR Global Meet the Members – US – Mexico – Canada

    IR Global Meet the Members – US – Mexico – Canada

    North America: compelling but complex. North America may be one of the most attractive regions in the world to do business, but it’s not without complications for those who live, […]

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  • Attracting Investor Interest: Will the cannabis industry be allowed to blossom?

    Attracting Investor Interest: Will the cannabis industry be allowed to blossom?

    In a sign that the cannabis industry is attracting investor interest far beyond just alternative lifestyle, health and wellness entrepreneurs, even the UK’s Channel 4 broadcasting company has got in […]

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  • Distressed Companies: How to help financially distressed businesses

    Distressed Companies: How to help financially distressed businesses

    If the UK is any indication of how distressed businesses will cope with the post-pandemic world, then companies across the globe could be in for a rough ride in the […]

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  • Exploring a Hybrid Future: Adapting business models to succeed in the new normal

    Exploring a Hybrid Future: Adapting business models to succeed in the new normal

    IR Global members offer jurisdiction-specific advice on how you can adapt to succeed in the hybrid working environment. In the following pages you will hear from 45+ IR members who […]

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  • Exposing the Truth:What the EU Whistleblower Directive means for global business

    Exposing the Truth:What the EU Whistleblower Directive means for global business

    Speaking Out: What impact will the EU whistleblowing law have on business transparency? In the past few years, demands have been growing around the world for more accountability by businesses […]

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  • New Horizons:How external counsel can help you explore and secure market entry opportunities

    New Horizons:How external counsel can help you explore and secure market entry opportunities

    IR Global members offer jurisdiction-specific advice on how external counsel can help you explore & secure market entry opportunities.  The global Covid-19 pandemic may not be over, but business leaders […]

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