Leeds has taken a harder knock from the slump than its regional peers, with firm headcounts falling behind Manchester. But rejuvenation plans are brewing
The Cayman Islands dominates the offshore world, but can it maintain its leading position?
The latest offshore deals comprise a few firsts, including a groundbreaking hybrid mutual in Bermuda and the largest ever catastrophe bond issuance
What images fill your mind when you hear the names Speechly Bircham and Charles Russell?
The Leeds market has transformed over recent years, with new entrants and expansionist stalwarts generating demand at all levels.
UK firms have focused this year’s partner promotions on home, but which cities and practice areas dominate investment?
The University of Kent’s well-publicised landmark work for an asylum-seeker could lay the foundations for a shift in thinking in immigration cases
Earlier this year South East European firm Karanovic & Nikolic carried out a survey of in-house counsel in its region.
A few weeks ago I asked why Leeds seemed to have fallen off the pace compared to other regional cities’ legal offerings.
Partner remuneration should contribute to a positive culture and transparent business practices, not be fixated on PEP
The back story to the Patton Boggs/Squire Sanders merger highlights why there comparatively few mergers stateside.
Failing to manage your information properly can have a negative impact on the bottom line. What are you doing about it?
These days it’s all about global growth. Right? Not according to our feature today.
Partners at Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham have today voted favour of merging their firms to create a £135m firm with 170 partners.
Speechly Bircham and Charles Russell partners are going to the polls today (16 July), to cast their votes on their potential £126m merger between the firms.
The magic circle has seen its revenue market share of the UK top 10 firms contract by more than 15 per cent over the last decade as global consolidation takes hold of the sector.
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