underground

Job watch: Transport

2-Dec-2013 | By Kate Beioley

Transport is a sector that offers a wealth of opportunities both for legal roles and puns, with government cash setting in train high-profile schemes and getting projects motoring.

Construction

Job watch - Projects

25-Nov-2013 | By Kate Beioley

Of all the transactional sectors projects and energy has been one of the most resilient throughout the recession. 

Immigration

Job Watch: Immigration

18-Nov-2013

Few topics get tabloid blood racing like immigration, but are heart rates running quite so high among lawyers practising in this area? 

Manchester

Job watch: The North West

11-Nov-2013 | By Kate Beioley

The North West region has seen significant growth in recent years after taking a bruising during the recession. But pressure on costs is driving an increase in in-house and non-qualified fee-earner roles.

football

Job watch: Media, entertainment and sport

4-Nov-2013 | By Kate Beioley

It is no secret that sports deals pay handsomely. Gareth Bale’s record-busting transfer, clocking in at £85.3m, proved that this summer and handed an appetising mandate to high-profile Berwin Leighton Paisner sports litigator Graham Shear. Earlier this month Jones Day ...

Opinion

Cat Griffiths index

Hiring is the key to capital gains

14-Apr-2014 | By Catrin Griffiths

Until now ‘international’ has been a bit of a euphemism since historically the firms in our survey have always been American. This year, though, the terminology is correct

fork

Ember Yard, Soho

11-Apr-2014

Nicky Richmond fills a crucial gap in her London restaurant education by visiting the Ember Yard.

Tom Burton

Cyber security: the risks and consequences

10-Apr-2014

BAE Systems’ Tom Burton sets out the position facing the world’s top firms

Mark Handley

From Kick-off to Kick-back: the latest Bribery Act prosecutions

9-Apr-2014

Bribery Act prosecutions are growing in number

David Israel

Post HMRC changes, how many employees does an LLP have?

9-Apr-2014

HMRC’s changes to the tax treatment of members could raise serious employment law issues

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oxford

Pressure points

14-Apr-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Bar Barometer fails to define the diversity battleground

Singapore

Radical new perspective for HFW

14-Apr-2014 | By Yun Kriegler

Commitment to Asia as senior partner relocates to Singapore on a permanent basis

Hong Kong

Asia’s lucky generation

14-Apr-2014 | By Yun Kriegler

Top law firms are promoting more partners in Asia Pacific

MONEY -

Wright Hassall is no outlier

14-Apr-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Firm points out a close reading of its accounts shows a healthy debt position

Trainee

Drive time at Simmons

7-Apr-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Firm aims to shed second-tier stereotype by targeting ambitious trainees

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