Female lawyers take the lead in demonstrating the benefits of flexible working
With six months of the present financial year down, the signs are that the legal sector is in line for a solid 2014/15.
Firm responds to demand for parallel jurisdiction capability in investment funds work
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?
This year’s case line-up has an international theme running through it, underlining the English High Court’s reputation as a global litigation centre.
Collapsed oil prices and Ebola have hit businesses hard, while European plans to copy UK restructuring tools could challenge British courts’ dominant role.
How was 2014 for Irish firms? And how is 2015 shaping up?
Belfast has become the focus for UK and international firms’ back office expansions. Are local players finding themselves increasingly sidelined?
German firms are hanging on to their independence despite continued international competition
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