News has surfaced Fasken Martineau will close its Paris office in November, just hours after a redundancy consultation to cut 70 jobs launched in London.
White & Case has boosted its white collar practice with the hire of litigator Jonathan Pickworth from Dechert.
Offshore firm Harneys has announced it is merging with Hurrion & Associates to launch an office in Bermuda.
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Slater & Gordon has posted UK revenue up a colossal 36 per cent to £129m just months after its £700m purchase of professional services group Quindell.
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Reed Smith’s has seen its net profit jump by 11 per cent, from £58.4m to £64.9m for the year ending December 2014.
There has been a real rush of lateral recruitment in the South African market this year - and the main driver seems to be Linklaters ally Webber Wentzel.