A diverse range of law firms are now battling for work in the former French bastion
Next generation set to take lead at Kirkland & Ellis as White exits for Fried Frank
Accountant will not form standalone law firm, but build legal into its offering
Supermarket’s lawyers man the tills to rebuild company’s reputation after blunder
US firms indulge in London hiring binge, but Mayer Brown bucks the trend
London restructuring team’s mass exit may speed $2bn mega-merger talks
Magic circle player splashes out as it aims for the New York corporate heights
Clifford Chance becomes the latest firm to drop ULaw for BPP as its LPC provider
Three of the five top UK firms ramp up their trainee retention rates
Can City firms close the door on line of PE staff heading out for US practices?
Baker & McKenzie follows Belfast services trail but takes integration to a new level
Culture will absorb management’s attention now the corporate business is rooted
Stoic lawyers who keep the wheels of business turning in conflict zones
Lonely, a career cul-de-sac, the figurative punch bag, master and yet servant – just some of the ways the managing partner role can be hell. Still interested in doing it? Read on
Offshore players have high hopes of Singapore but for now the work is limited, so increased competition could stymie firms’ growth
Several billion-dollar deals and a number of landmark cases characterised workflows for offshore firms in the third quarter of 2014
Given the growth in the amount of data businesses create and store, it’s a good point in time to determine how companies and law firms are working with eDiscovery and computer forensics.
Ashurst and SJ Berwin both chased Asia mergers. But did they really benefit their corporate practices?
With ever-more European firms opening in London, could the market be heading towards saturation?
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.
Of all the transactional sectors projects and energy has been one of the most resilient throughout the recession.