City Latest Deals
Hogan Lovells is to open a low-cost legal centre in Birmingham headed by its former global private equity head Alan Greenough.
Slaughter and May has increased its lead in the rankings of total stock market clients, after closest competitor Pinsent Masons saw its total drop from 96 to 93.
Reed Smith has hired Travers Smith leverage finance partner Ben Davis in a further boost to its UK finance practice.
Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) is set to combine with eight-partner Manchester boutique Heatons, after partners voted in favour of a merger last week.
Ashurst picked up the mandate to advise Crossrail on its decision to award a £1bn contract to Bombardier UK.
Two years after the Takeover Code transparency rejig, we ask if firms are feeling the benefit, and comb through recent M&A fees
Lawyer exits and entrances have made for a complex cast list of firms benefitting from the redevelopment of the Battersea Power Station area
Finance practices’ flickering flame of hope was soon snuffed out in 2012/13, as banks remained hobbled by litigation and the glow of Asian salvation proved a false dawn. By Natalie Stanton
From Coronation Street to Legoland to Serie A football – glamorous transactions were grist for the mill last month, gilding the lily of big energy and infrastructure deals
DLA Piper, HSF and DWF benefit from consolidation, while Freshfields’ global view makes it leader of the RPP pack, with a cool £4.5m. By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart