18 March 2013
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The energy department at CMS Cameron McKenna covers oil and gas, electricity, renewables, power and energy-related disputes.
Winckworth Sherwood partner John Rees has featured in the ‘Lawyer of the Week’ in The Times newspaper.
US firms are picking up more than their fair share of big-name banking and finance partners. Why?
It’s London vs Paris as Bickerton and Wehrli are early favourites for the top job at CC
Proposed costs management programme derailed at the final hour
Judges are about to get much tougher as costs are ranked alongside justice in the new CPR
Managing the huge and global Catholic Church and its legal responsibilities is no task for the meek
Prospects of domestic shale gas supplies and a steady stream of EU regulatory changes mean Polish lawyers should see even more work flowing in
Get the wording of D&O policies right and avoid unpleasantness for clients when the stuff hits the fan
Non-traditional business models with their client-centric focus are prompting firms to take a closer look at document management and its benefits
Banks are becoming the masters of panel review prevarication
A third of partners hired in London don’t stick - and the finger of suspicion points at the hiring system itself
Forming partnerships with creators, IT companies and publishers could be the future for law firms
Two years ago Mark Brandon, the founder of Motive Legal Consultancy, exclusively provided The Lawyer with innovative research into the UK’s partner recruitment market.
Tina Two is director of HR and development in the London office of K&L Gates. She was previously the regional HR manager of Grant Thornton.
Truphone GC Greg Mappledoram has his work cut out to help the legal function keep pace with the business - it has just had a £70m investment from Roman Abramovich
King & Wood Mallesons denies merger talks with US firm, but not with SJ Berwin