4 June 2012

The Lawyer

  • A steppe in the right direction

    4 June 2012

    Abundant natural resources and a stable legal system make going into Mongolia a no-brainer

  • Are you cut out for partnership?

    4-Jun-2012

    Male or female, corporate or finance and size of firm all influence your chances of making partner at a big UK firm. The Lawyer provides a comprehensive breakdown of the factors in play

  • Asia major

    4 June 2012

    AMP solicits international panel contenders to augment Asian offensive

  • Cyprus: Gas empowered

    4-Jun-2012

    While acknowledging the potential for work from Cyprus’s gas discovery, the republic’s ties to Greece are a big cause for concern

  • Freshfields needs a woman’s touch

    4 June 2012

    Are you female? Do you want to be a corporate partner? Then train at a top City firm and move elsewhere for partnership.

  • Gremlins in court

    4 June 2012

    Rolls Building fanfare shocked into silence as electrics give up the ghost

  • Have shares, will care

    4 June 2012

    Forcing shareholders to exercise their rights of stewardship may sound good, but is not without difficulties

  • Insufficient funds: cash crisis looms

    4 June 2012

    Eurozone chaos allied to UK economic weakness could hit firms’ ability to access the funding they need

  • M­­oves: 4 June 2012

    4-Jun-2012

    Allen & Overy (A&O) is to launch two offices in Vietnam after hiring Dao Nguyen, Mayer Brown JSM’s managing partner in the country.

  • Thaw thought

    4 June 2012

    Sale of Moscow and Almaty offices almost scotched due to freeze on Dewey’s assets

  • The Lawyer Management: SGH Martineau

    4-Jun-2012

    Jon Preston joined SGH Martineau in 1987 as part of the support function, later becoming marketing assistant, senior manager and then director.

  • UBS Asia-Pacific general counsel: Region to be cheerful

    4-Jun-2012

    As UBS’s first Asia-Pacific general counsel, Kevin Wilkey is rekindling his love affair with Hong Kong, a land of opportunity and increasing competition

  • Unfriendly fire for IPO regulations

    4 June 2012

    The Facebook class action may change the way brokers communicate with their clients

  • Wealth and safety

    4 June 2012

    The careful management of wealth for future generations is a hot topic for the well-off, with private client lawyers at the heart of the decision-making

  • Woman chastener

    4 June 2012

    Freshfields unveils plan to address lack of female partnership candidates