Stoic lawyers who keep the wheels of business turning in conflict zones
Culture will absorb management’s attention now the corporate business is rooted
London’s top chambers reveal a stellar year so far with reports of increases in barrister revenues
Firm promotes fourth partner so far this year in Hong Kong; now the focus is to diversify its offering
How to tell if the Charles Russell Speechlys combination will work out
As Top 10’s revenue doubles in a decade, consolidation is driving growth at firms outside magic circle
OC leads the pack with a stonking 47% PEP boost, as early results show most top firms returning to growth
Banks get serious about collaboration among panel law firms
New-look RPC takes glittering prize
More power to gender diversity initiatives, as Linklaters gets on board
Success of firm’s daring Eurocentric expansion policy silences sceptics
Three magic circle firms bring warm glow to junior ranks by ending salary freeze
Addleshaws team must be a tempter for DWF
Jackson, legal aid cuts and pressure on fees have put the bar on course for a fractured future where commercial stars race ahead and others hit a dead end
A&O is the first magic circle firm to tiptoe into Canada but despite the strong economy, there is good reason why local players are not expecting a stampede
Entries for this year’s Lawyer Awards Funds Team of the Year saw innovative structures and many firsts for good causes
Israel’s conflict with Hamas-controlled Gaza is escalating. Is this a place where lawyers can still do international business?
Navigating the renewals maze for PII has only got harder. We provide a guide to the sector’s underwriters while brokers advise on the best line of action
With high training costs, retaining the best newly qualifieds makes good business sense. But why are some firms considerably better at it than others?
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.
Few topics get tabloid blood racing like immigration, but are heart rates running quite so high among lawyers practising in this area?