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The Lawyer Awards 2014 Shortlist: Private Wealth Team of the Year

2-Jun-2014 | By Joanne Harris

In our first in-depth look at our awards shortlisters, the private wealth contenders show how they have shined in the face of globalisation and tougher legislation

Speechly

Speechly picks on someone its own size

28-Apr-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

After the Withers fiasco, Speechly targets a more realistic link with Charles Russell 

Private client

Private client teams: Rich tapestry

3-Jun-2013 | By Joanne Harris

Wealth management work is booming as individuals and families from around the world seek UK legal advice on structuring their affairs

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Wealth and safety

4 June 2012

The careful management of wealth for future generations is a hot topic for the well-off, with private client lawyers at the heart of the decision-making

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Giving to the full

6 June 2011

Changes to the Government’s policy on philanthropy are in the spotlight as the Big Society agenda takes shape, say Christopher Groves and Alana Lowe-Petraske

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Private Client Briefings

Pre-nuptial agreements: wedding bells or alarm bells? download subscription

Carey Olsen 10-Jul-2014

Most enter into a life-long commitment with little regard for the financial consequences of their relationship breaking down.

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Private Client News

Kevin Gold

Mishcon prepares to move London HQ to Aldwych as firm launches Mayfair Private

11-Jun-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Mishcon de Reya is gearing up for a move out of its Red Lion Square headquarters and up the road to the Grade II listed Africa House on London’s Kingsway.

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Chinese firm Longan opens in Hong Kong

19-May-2014 | By Yun Kriegler

Beijing-headquartered Longan has become the latest Chinese firm to venture into Hong Kong, after launching an office in the special administrative region.

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Charles Russell’s revenue soars to record high of £73.4m in 2013/14

7-May-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Charles Russell’s turnover increased by 7 per cent in 2013/14 from £68.9m to £73.4m, marking a new record for the firm.

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Private Client Opinion

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Millions of reasons to disclose

18-Nov-2013

Document disclosure is  vital in some divorce cases, as the long and bitter Young row demonstrates

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Downton’s rich legal pickings

7-Oct-2013

Series of unfortunate events shows legal profession taking a major role in latest outing of TV show

Jack Straw

Family court transparency - how it will be achieved

24-Apr-2009

As part of my determination to ensure that the justice system is as open and transparent as possible - and therefore accountable to the people it serves - media organisations will for the first time be able to attend proceedings of all the family courts as of Monday (27 April).

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