Latham and Kirkland go native in London, but how far have other US firms come?


US firms are growing deep roots in London by hiring and promoting local talent, data from The Lawyer shows. Which firms are growing their own and which are still intent on buying in laterals?

Hong Kong

Slaughters adds to Hong Kong partnership to bring total to 13

23-Jul-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Slaughter and May has made up a new partner in Hong Kong, with the promotion taking effect from 1 August 2014.


National firms turn away from international promotions in 2014

14-Jul-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

National firms have turned their attention to growth at home in this year’s partner promotions round, with a 15 percentage point drop in the number of new partners working in UK firms’ overseas offices.


Bond Dickinson makes up four in all-female promotions round

2-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Bond Dickinson has made up four associates to partner in the second promotions round since the 1 May 2013 merger between Bond Pearce and Dickinson Dees.

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Baker & McKenzie promotes 65 to partnership, including four in London

26-Jun-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Baker & McKenzie has made up 65 lawyers and other professionals across 32 offices to its partnership, with almost a third of the new partners working in its tax practice.