Tired of firms’ talk of commitment to the partnership gender balance while seeing scant evidence of change, five female lawyers have launched Women in Law London (WILL) to empower women to take the initiative themselves
Next generation set to take lead at Kirkland & Ellis as White exits for Fried Frank
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Finland’s economy might be struggling but firms are thriving from a stream of acquisitions, restructures and start-ups emerging in Nokia’s wake
Gibraltar’s Marrache case has been staggeringly expensive and bitterly disruptive, embroiling government and financial authorities in the scandal. Will the jurisdiction emerge stronger as a result?
IPOs are booming again, sending law firms jostling for mandates, but this time there’s a new role for banks that are independently advising the issuers. Step forward Lazard and Rothschild
An innovative labour market and sophisticated business sector make Switzerland inviting to investors, but developments could diminish its appeal
Regulators are ramping up the pressure in the aftermath of recession, leaving firms to compete for compliance and restructuring work
Behind the Law
Until recently Tim Roberts resided very much in the shadows at Parabis, quietly masterminding the systems and processes that have created the volume powerhouse that the firm is today.
Much has been written recently about the “death of partnership”.
Citibank Global Markets Inc was recently saved, by the skin of its teeth, from being permanently barred from acting as a placement agent.
If we see devolved government in the UK following the Scottish referendum it is likely to benefit businesses in all areas
Despite the best efforts of the legal and wider business community, the term ‘offshore’ generally still has pretty negative connotations among the general public.
Justice Minister Shailesh Vara MP on why now is the right time for the Indian legal market to finally open up.