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?
Baker & McKenzie follows Belfast services trail but takes integration to a new level
Culture will absorb management’s attention now the corporate business is rooted
Stoic lawyers who keep the wheels of business turning in conflict zones
Firm promotes fourth partner so far this year in Hong Kong; now the focus is to diversify its offering
Tired of firms’ talk of commitment to the partnership gender balance while seeing scant evidence of change, five female lawyers have launched Women in Law London (WILL) to empower women to take the initiative themselves
Finland’s economy might be struggling but firms are thriving from a stream of acquisitions, restructures and start-ups emerging in Nokia’s wake
Information is key in M&A negotiations but the amount of data available is rocketing as a result of social media. Our expert panel give their advice
Panellists at The Lawyer ’s recent Romania briefing heard much to encourage them to get involved in the country
Gibraltar’s Marrache case has been staggeringly expensive and bitterly disruptive, embroiling government and financial authorities in the scandal. Will the jurisdiction emerge stronger as a result?
An innovative labour market and sophisticated business sector make Switzerland inviting to investors, but developments could diminish its appeal
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?