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.
When Wragges and Gowlings merge next year numerous options will open up for the Anglo-Canadian firm to build on – and develop beyond – its IP and natural resources roots.
Germany’s crowded and fiercely competitive market has sparked a flurry of comings and goings by international firms.
Local firms in Germany are working in an increasingly competitve market with good dealflow.
Better vendor support is high on the wish list of our e-disclosure panellists, while predictive coding has yet to gain the trust of UK clients and lawyers
The UAE is booming and firms expect a further boost when sanctions against Iran are lifted.
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