Next generation set to take lead at Kirkland & Ellis as White exits for Fried Frank
Panellists at The Lawyer ’s recent Romania briefing heard much to encourage them to get involved in the country
Information is key in M&A negotiations but the amount of data available is rocketing as a result of social media. Our expert panel give their advice
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
The advance of boutiques and the emergence of regional centres such as San José and Singapore are putting the capital’s primacy to the test
Behind the Law
When Kennedys’ human resources director Caroline Wilson joined the firm almost four years ago, its qualified lawyers were distinguishable only as solicitors or partners.
Edwards Wildman associate Sascha Grimm and Shearman & Sterling associate Suzanne Szczetnikowicz like to recount a story about female behaviour in the workplace.
From a firm’s culture to the nuts and bolts of service delivery and business performance, it all stems from how you choose to manage your partners
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.