Widespread generous pay hikes for NQs, but US firms focus on rewarding trainees.
Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has joined the small but growing number of firms appointing legal project managers to take control of client work and fee allocation.
Gateley bigshots see personal wealth soar on flotation, but face penalties for early exit .
From 15 June the streets of Central London will be graced by a number of Business Leadership-branded taxis aimed at raising the profile of the September event.
Global expansion sees leading firms consider different routes to remuneration.
Term ‘lawyer’ no longer describes the GC role in business, says top CEO
Four more judges will step down soon, raising awkward questions about the system
BLP and Squires lag, but elsewhere female partner promotion stats look healthy.
High-profile board to guide content of law firm leadership summit
Former senior partner at Israel’s Herzog Fox & Neeman is running to become PM in country’s elections
Firm takes the US lead with a thumping 10.8% profit leap.
Legal order that “guarantees good” must be properly funded, says Boris Johnson.
International firms have generally positioned themselves well for Asia-Pacific’s rise – teething troubles aside. But it is the locals, particularly in China, who show the biggest appetite for its business, growing faster and wider than the globals.
Clear trends have emerged from this year’s Business Leadership survey. In-house legal teams confirm they are under increasing pressure to deliver more for less but the drive to embrace innovation remains elusive.
Our specialist panel discusses the key issues in risk management, including how it can be used by firms to gain a competitive edge, and the biggest risk-related challenges currently facing firms and clients
Former winners of The Lawyer Awards and this year’s shortlisted teams and in-house counsel gathered last week for our first ‘Best in Class’ event, a networking and best practice exchange session ahead of tomorrow’s awards ceremony.
Latin America is an area of immense interest for investors, especially from the US, and this is translating into work for lawyers.