Stephenson Harwood’s non-executive supervisory council has re-appointed Sharon White as chief executive officer (CEO) for a second three-year term.
Gomez-Acebo & Pombo managing partner Manuel Martín has had to lead his firm through the hardest of times, and make the toughest decisions in the process.
Hill Dickinson has become the latest firm to moot plans to create a new centralised billing system in order to reduce lock-up and increase efficiency.
Reed Smith has posted a 6 per cent increase in turnover for the 2013 financial year, with total revenue rising from $1.013bn to $1.075bn.
The London office of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has posted a significant fall in revenue for the 2013 financial year, with total turnover dropping by almost a third from £27.5m to £19.8m.
DLA Piper has raided Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe in London for partner duo Tony Katz and Sam Millar who are to join the City litigation group.
Debevoise & Plimpton has posted a 2 per cent rise in total revenue for the 2013 financial year, with turnover growing from $675.43m to $688.2m.
Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison has recorded a 7 per cent rise in global revenue as the firm’s chairman Brad Karp pronounces 2013 the “busiest in history.”
Hogan Lovells UK boss Susan Bright on why the firm is no investment laggard.
What do Thomas Eggar and Californian giant Wilson Sonsini Goodrick & Rosati have in common? Not much, you might answer.
Great news for junior lawyers: trainee retention rates are on the up.
Helping the strong Israeli tech sector get funding is vital, says INE Ventures’ Paul Grossinger
Patton Boggs and Squire Sanders are flirting, but will it end in marriage?
Irwin Mitchell has acquired the former recoveries arm of defunct Manchester-based Halliwells, HL Interactive, in a deal that completed on Friday (28 February).
Bircham Dyson Bell is to merge with four-partner private client boutique Ambrose Appelbe, adding around £2m to its top line.
Last month PwC Legal got an ABS licence, which will allow it to own its legal arm at last.
Last week we reported that Hogan Lovells was setting up an on-site confidential counselling service for its staff as part of its health and wellbeing policy
Allianz has been granted an ABS licence for the launch of ALP Law in conjunction with catastrophic injury firm Serious Law.
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has acquired Toronto-based immigration law firm Bomza Law Group.
Gunnercooke founder Darryl Cooke is an ABS fan but worries his firm will be stigmatised for turning its back on the LLP structure.
Despina Kartson joined US firm Morgan Lewis & Bockius as chief business development officer in 2013. She was previously Latham & Watkins’ chief marketing officer.
Neil Sherlock is the chief financial officer (CFO) of Cayman Islands based offshore law firm Walkers.
Setting transactions aside involving the residents of non-EU member states download subscription
Insolvency proceedings were opened in respect of the assets of a German resident; the liquidator then sought to set aside a transaction that had been entered into with a resident of Switzerland.
The Trust Deficit: After the Crash — DLA Piper’s response to a perspective report by Populus download subscription
The Trust Deficit: After the Crash report suggests that trust between business, politics and the media has broken down completely.
Enforcement and sale of the share security in a SPV project company in Slovakia download subscription
As of 1 October 2012, transfers of majority shares in a private limited liability company in Slovakia have become more complicated.
Banking & Finance Litigation Update — Issue 73 download subscription
This update contains a summary of news and legal developments that have affected the banking and finance industry over the last month.
A misrepresentation is a statement that induces entry into a contract and that turns out to be false.