A few weeks ago I asked why Leeds seemed to have fallen off the pace compared to other regional cities’ legal offerings.
These days it’s all about global growth. Right? Not according to our feature today.
Are deals back? You might not think so from reading this week’s feature on public M&A fees
This week we publish the second edition of The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150, the most comprehensive study of the legal market in the region
Any discussion of innovation in private practice must confront two challenges: nurturing culture and managing risk.
More and more City firms are disaggregating in the quest for efficiency.
The accountants are making some lawyers jittery. Some, but not all.
In October 2012 Deloitte decided to tackle the issue of workplace mental health seriously
Our focus this week is on a relationship: we profile the general counsel of Universal Music Richard Constant with his favoured external lawyer, Stephen Kon of KWMSJB, a year after the titanic merger with EMI was given the nod
The financial year has ended, the bills are in, and results time is upon us.
The 20th anniversary shortlist of The Lawyer Awards is brimming with excellence.
HMRC’s plans to change the tax treatment for LLP members had a big impact on lawyers.
How much dissent is appropriate? In the Supreme Court, it is a timely question.
Australian-headquartered construction giant Lend Lease has promoted senior legal counsel Mark Packer to the role of general counsel (GC) for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
London set 39 Essex Street Chambers is to leave the comfort of the Inns of Court to take up residence in Chancery Lane after adding a 25-strong barrister team from 4 -5 Gray’s Inn Square in 2012.
Cypriot firm Dr K Chrysotomides & Co has filed a lawsuit against the EU on behalf of 51 claimants seeking compensation for losses suffered when Cyprus agreed to a ‘bail-in’ on two Cypriot banks.
Midlands-based Shakespeares has divided a £700,000 bonus pool between 661 staff after hitting a £50m revenue target set by chief executive Paul Wilson.
Slaughter and May has made up a new partner in Hong Kong, with the promotion taking effect from 1 August 2014.
The Big Four have revealed their results in the space of a week, and it’s good reading for partners at those mega-firms. Freshfields still maintains top spot in PEP, but more pleasing for the big firms is top-line growth. Check out our analysis of the magic circle’s performance over ten years.