After years of chasing its rivals, Allen & Overy (A&O) has displaced Linklaters as – for the time being – as the second-largest magic circle firm.
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.
Britain is heading into a long-awaited period of infrastructure development as the Government pledges funding alongside ongoing foreign investment
While the dramatic split of its largest law firm has dominated the headlines, India is poised for growth and firms say they are in shape to take advantage
Galliford Try is one of the UK’s leading housebuilding and construction groups. Who are the people shaping its strategy, who do they turn to for legal advice and what in-house capabilities does the company have?
Law firms may have been slow to recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce but a select few are now making good progress. Using UK 200 research, we reveal those at the vanguard of inclusivity and the initiatives they employ to rid their ranks of bias.
It has close City finance links, but international expansion is the name of the game on Guernsey, with Middle East private wealth work beckoning.
Insurance mergers, chunky financings and several capital markets deals characterised offshore corporate work in the last quarter.