Loss of PE star Oliver Felsenstein must surely force firm’s hand over lockstep reform.
BLP’s Lisa Mayhew joins a select few women running law firms.
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
The big five remain and Jersey still dominates, but the arrival of Viberts makes waves in BVI.
Offshore firms are thriving despite sustained media and political attacks on their domiciles’ reputation. Meanwhile, Asia’s significance is rising.
An explosion in investor interest has international firms lining up for a share of the African market, but legal systems are straining to keep pace with change.
As the UK contract lawyers market goes into overdrive, the CEO of A&O’s flexible resourcing arm is staying ahead of the curve – watch out world.
As 93 newly-appointed QCs celebrate this week, we talk to seven of the successful applicants to find out what has driven them to go for silk.
From the best friends model to global membership networks, referral relationships are helping independent firms to punch above their weight against internationals in an increasingly cross-border legal world.