Russia dominates accolades of firms that have stayed strong and imaginative
Magic circle firm’s private equity crown slips as Latham ‘targets’ superclient Carlyle
Corporate team goes straight to clients in the US
Linder Myers’ demise shows how buying firms cheap can be costly
Meet Simon Levine – the ‘switched-on guy’ destined to take the co-CEO role
It’s time to finally start showing some financial growth
BLP’s Eisenberg blames PEP slump on not-so-magical undercutting
Suspicion of strains at Private Eye adviser Davenport Lyons, as tie-up dream fades
The Wolf of Wall Street movie could be a cautionary tale for some City lawyers
Firm grabs US capability in HK with first Asia lateral, but elsewhere it’s steady ahead
Mixed bag as many firms get back in the black, while one’s debt rises by 10,493%
Oil giant likely to look within for replacement law boss after Rees walkout shocker
Co-op in-housers work to forge legal roster system that suits bank and group
It is now two years since the collapse of mammoth firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. But the next chapter in the story of its dramatic spiral into crisis is about to emerge in lurid technicolour following a High Court trial last week.
Why has Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) decided to walk away from the Singapore qualifying foreign law practice (QFLP) scheme?
After scooping a prize at The Lawyer Awards for the rescue of Northern Rock, the merged Virgin Money in-housers are now on a mission to rewrite the banking best-practice rulebook
London is a battleground for the world’s top two legal cultures and the hiring struggle is a telling manifestation of this – with America seemingly winning
From billing apps to crowdsourcing and social media, technology is changing lawyers’ working lives
The fragile refinance market is back in rude health and US-style alternative lenders are stepping up with innovative structures to sustain the recovery
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?