18 March 2013

The Lawyer

  • Are your new legal trainees and graduates IT ready? download

    Iken | 19-Mar-2013

    Tech-savvy trainee lawyers joining your legal team presents you with risk and opportunity.

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    Lawyer 2B | 20-Mar-2013

    Lawyer 2B is the leading dedicated news-led magazine and website for aspiring lawyers, solicitors or barristers and is an ideal tool for boosting commercial awareness. Published four times a year Lawyer 2B contains everything you need to know about securing your first graduate job in law. In addition to all the latest legal news aimed to boost your commercial awareness it contains unbiased careers advice including tips on completing application forms and surviving interviews.

  • Practice areas: energy — Joshua Freeman (CMS Cameron McKenna) download

    CMS Cameron McKenna | 25-Mar-2013

    The energy department at CMS Cameron McKenna covers oil and gas, electricity, renewables, power and energy-related disputes.

  • Winckworth Sherwood partner features in newspaper's 'Lawyer of the Week' article

    Winckworth Sherwood | 22-Mar-2013

    Winckworth Sherwood partner John Rees has featured in the ‘Lawyer of the Week’ in The Times newspaper.

  • Cash flow


    US firms are picking up more than their fair share of big-name banking and finance partners. Why?

  • Clifford Chance hopefuls line up


    It’s London vs Paris as Bickerton and Wehrli are early favourites for the top job at CC

  • Costs budgeting obligations lifted


    Proposed costs management programme derailed at the final hour

  • Feeling the judicial chill


    Judges are about to get much tougher as costs are ranked alongside justice in the new CPR

  • Humble in mind but not in deed


    Managing the huge and global Catholic Church and its legal responsibilities is no task for the meek

  • In the pipeline


    Prospects of domestic shale gas supplies and a steady stream of EU regulatory changes mean Polish lawyers should see even more work flowing in

  • Insurance: details and the devil


    Get the wording of D&O policies right and avoid unpleasantness for clients when the stuff hits the fan

  • Job Watch: FMCG and retail

    18 March 2013

  • Judgment call comment



  • Moves: 18 March 2013


  • Record plays


    Non-traditional business models with their client-centric focus are prompting firms to take a closer look at document management and its benefits

  • Road to banking rosters is a slow one


    Banks are becoming the masters of panel review prevarication

  • Sum people


    A third of partners hired in London don’t stick - and the finger of suspicion points at the hiring system itself

  • Tech a look at a new model


    Forming partnerships with creators, IT companies and publishers could be the future for law firms

  • The formula for lateral hire success


    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.

  • The Lawyer Management: K&L Gates


    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: Tru life


    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

  • Who will King & Wood set its sights on next?


    King & Wood Mallesons denies merger talks with US firm, but not with SJ Berwin