Patricia Gannon

The in-house lawyers' view from the Balkans


Earlier this year South East European firm Karanovic & Nikolic carried out a survey of in-house counsel in its region.

Cat Griffiths index

Outflanked in this War of the Roses

21-Jul-2014 | By Catrin Griffiths

A few weeks ago I asked why Leeds seemed to have fallen off the pace compared to other regional cities’ legal offerings.


Charlie Geffen: PEP should be an outcome not an objective


Partner remuneration should contribute to a positive culture and transparent business practices, not be fixated on PEP 


Litigation threat a block to US mergers


The back story to the Patton Boggs/Squire Sanders merger highlights why there comparatively few mergers stateside.

Tim Heywood

How well informed is your firm?


Failing to manage your information properly can have a negative impact on the bottom line. What are you doing about it?

Matt Byrne

UK firms look to grow on home soil

14-Jul-2014 | By Matt Byrne

These days it’s all about global growth. Right? Not according to our feature today.


Peter Kalis: Disruptive BS and the false prophets of doom


‘Disruptive innovation’ has quickly become a management-speak staple, but it does not stand up to scrutiny as a worthwhile analysis of the legal world

Sandra Horley

Refuge CEO: back our campaign to save lives


Sandra Horley, CEO of The Lawyer Awards’ charity Refuge, calls for a radical shift in the way society views domestic violence.