The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
CMS Cameron McKenna (Fiona Sweeting) advised US-based The Ellison Company on its acquisition of 85 per cent of the share capital of Invertec Holdings. Invertec advised by Charles Russell.
Linklaters (John Goodwin) has advised PricewaterhouseCoopers as administrators of Enron Metals Groups on the $244m (£170m) disposal of Enron Metals to Sempra. Simmons & Simmons acted for Sempra.
Wilmer Cutler & Pickering (Andrew Parnell) has advised US company Danaher Corporation on the $135m (£94.5m) acquisition of Viridor Instrumentation from Pennon, formerly South West Water. Viridor designs and manufactures analytical instruments for water. Pennon advised by Allen & Overy.
Charles Russell (Katy Knight) advised Proteom on the £3m funding of the company by Avlar Bioventures and Technomark Medical Ventures. Avlar advised by Weil Gotshal & Manges. Taylor Joynson Garret acted for Technomark.