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Conflict concerns or a planned refocus? Mayer Brown London exits prompt strategy questions

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 13:49
Former partner cites 'horrendous' conflicts as firm aims to refocus on high end insurance work after string of partner departures

'Almost all Anglo-Saxons' - DLA Europe partners lament 'UK-centric' senior partner race

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 13:22
European senior partner contenders face uphill struggle as City corporate trio lead the pack

Defence group Chemring turns to Herbert Smith Freehills for SFO probe

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:39
HSF advising on SFO investigation into bribery, corruption and money laundering at defence company

Dentons suspends partner following allegations of inappropriate behaviour

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:19
Firm opens investigation into claims against former Maclay Murray & Spens partner

British Land appoints former Co-op Bank GC to head legal team

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:26
Brona McKeown takes over from Elaine Williams as GC of the FTSE 100 company

US employment law giant continues European expansion with Milan office launch

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 22:18
Littler Mendelson recruits six-lawyer team for Italy launch following UK debut last year

Quantuma reappointed as administrator as questions emerge about KWM's accounting practices before collapse

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:52
Partners still waiting for confirmation of tax losses as Quantuma's term as administrator is extended

From AXA to PayPal, World Bank and Diageo: the female GCs transforming the legal world

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:36
Profiles of the 33 female legal heads named Transformative Leaders at last year's Women, Influence & Power Conference

Carillion's legal services arm faces fire sale as dozens of in-house lawyers brace for last paycheque

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:30
Collapsed construction company looks for buyer for managed legal services arm

DLA Piper strikes new Saudi association as managing partner leaves to launch own firm

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:26
DLA Saudi managing partner leaves firm after more than eight years

ITV launches social mobility scheme with support from magic circle and big four firms

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:25
Firms such as Slaughter and May, Clifford Chance and DLA Piper are supporting the scheme

What it takes to be a great modern litigator: seven top tips from lawyers and clients

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 09:39
Lawyers from BT, Vodafone, Barclays, Travers and DLA on the personal and professional qualities that make a top litigator

Charles Russell Speechlys to merge with sports boutique Couchmans

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:58
CRS bolsters sports practice with Couchmans acquisition following four-partner team exit last year

Addressing the challenges of multilingual document review

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:38
The need to manage the review of documents in multiple languages is an ever-increasing challenge for law firms and corporate legal departments

Milbank seals City coup with hire of four-partner Cadwalader restructuring team

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:37
Cads loses quartet led by ex-Linklaters partner Ng as firm posts 10% London revenue rise

BLP-Bryan Cave merger vote delayed as firms face tax hit

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:35
Transatlantic tie-up pushed back as firms weigh up tax bill that consultant speculates could run into 'tens of millions'

Vodafone completes innovation-focused panel review with two firms replaced

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:45
Squire Patton Boggs and Wiggin join telecoms giant's panel after review focusing on "digitalisation of legal services"

Mayer Brown London insurance practice continues to shed partners as duo leave for Clydes

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:01
Exit of City partner duo comes after departure of London team to Kennedys last year

Magic circle duo win lead roles on Informa’s £9bn UBM takeover bid

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:37
Talks come after two companies first explored a merger a decade ago

Withers elevates two City lawyers in eight-strong promotion round

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:46
Withers promotes five private client lawyers to partner with the rest of the promotions in immigration, real estate and tax