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Formed upon a unique approach to legal networks, WSG developed the idea that the premier independent law firm needed a more expansive and efficient global approach within the industry. The integration of knowledge, expertise and client service providers from the investment banking and accounting professions creates new opportunities for providers and clients alike, promotes knowledge exchange, interacts more efficiently across disciplines and regions, and better serves clients.
WSG has become one of the most prominent global networks of leading independent firms offering access to over 23,000 individuals and a wealth of knowledge at your fingertips. Only firms providing high quality standards and excellent client service are invited to join. WSG members are recognized globally as premier firms, and to maintain this benchmark, WSG ensures the highest standards across its membership through the implementation of strict admissions criteria, membership bylaws and policies, regular member reviews, peer-to-peer feedback and oversight by the Board of Directors and Regional Councils.
Built upon a proprietary platform of technology, WSG's membership is made up of not only firms, but also the individual professionals that make them up. Each WSG member professional has an individual profile which is customized by practice area, experience and interests. This unique individualized model allows the entire membership to locate specific expertise and skills required for client needs. Similarly, members receive regular communication and interaction relevant to their customized profiles increasing visibility through posting Publications, Press Releases and engaging in Discussion Groups or Private Groups. Through innovative access and technology, WSG offers members and clients immediate access to prospects, information and leading experts with a known record of superior quality service.
WSG members have unlimited ability to exchange information pertaining to industry expertise as well as systems, procedures, regulations, market development methods and client requirements. Such efficient and accessible interdisciplinary interface results in improved knowledge, skills and competencies globally and across firms and individuals. WSG also provides professionals with opportunities to demonstrate and gain knowledge and expertise through publishing and speaking opportunities and various WSG group, committee and leadership positions.