European 100 2014
Gide Loyrette Nouel’s managing partner Stéphane Puel is leading the firm into a new era and trying to put recent challenges behind him.
Latham & Watkins has a concentrated global strategy - which extends to its European presence.
Eversheds has built up an extensive network of local European knowledge, which international chair Alan Murphy says will continue to grow.
Global powerhouse Baker & McKenzie is also one of the leading firms in Europe, with extensive capability across the continent
It’s been a hard slog, but European firms are finally growing, with combined turnover up by €200m to hit €8.2bn in 2013
For the first time, The European 100 takes a look at the international firms operating in Europe
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The top 100 independent firms saw a collective rise in turnover of just under €200m last year, exclusive research for The Lawyer European 100 2014 has revealed.
Bird & Bird is facing a €130m (£97.7m) professional negligence claim brought by a group of around 30 German real estate funds, in the latest development in a corruption trial against a former client.
French firm Veil Jourde has capped off a strong 2014 with the hire of a competition team from Winston & Strawn led by partner Emmanuel Tricot.