Have they published any articles or regional guides on the legal markets in Asia? Cypress has become the trusted authority on legal placement in Asia, and both law firms and candidates reach out to us for accurate and up-to-date logistical, cultural and practical advice organic to the region. We have complied such research in our guide to the law firms in Asia and also provide up to the minute market information and expat lifestyle pieces on our blog. We also know the personality, firm culture and reputations of foreign offices throughout Asia, which often differ than those of their US counterpart. Our intimate knowledge of the personalities and practice areas of law firms offices throughout Asia allows us to make long lasting placements and have an outstanding retention rate. Regional knowledge and expertise is the cornerstone of our philosophy and what sets us apart. Our team has several research associates who focus a tremendous amount of energy and resources helping our candidates navigate this complex and exciting legal landscape. We also provide guidance on remuneration such as ex-pat packages, relocation expenses and tax consequences. We understand that it is our job to gather and present our candidates with timely and relevant information to aid them in making the best possible decisions. Our name recognition, specialization and legal know-how in the region set us apart from other legal recruiters. Cypress was started by, and is currently run by, a Harvard Law School graduate who has practical corporate legal experience at a large international law firm and understands the nuances and complexities of the sophisticated large law firm legal practice. This enables Cypress to make thoughtful, reasoned matches and recommendations. We know the issues that attorneys face, the right questions to ask, and we understand the importance of due diligence as well as current and reliable information. Given our Asian specialization, we spend a good portion of our time and resources researching opportunities, firms, market trends and activity in the region.