Norton Rose Fulbright backs Martyr for another three years


Let’s rewind 12 years. Back in 2002, Girls Aloud and Ali G were just making it big, and the bunting was out to celebrate the Queen’s Golden Jubilee.

US seizes reins of Edwards Wildman’s London office as merger vote approaches


The biggest US firms are well and truly entrenched in the UK legal market, generating more than £2bn in revenue each year.

BLP sets target to close its own gender gap as UK’s widens


This morning the World Economic Forum published its latest gender gap report, which makes sobering reading if you’re British – the UK has dropped out of the world’s top 20 for equality

US firms rise to dominate London mid-tier, UK200 2014 reveals


The rise of the largest US firms in London has been recognised anecdotally for much of this year but data published in the The Lawyer UK200 report can now reveal that they are collectively generating over £2bn per year.

All change at Weil: managing partner Francies reflects on a turbulent 2014


The nights are drawing in, and it’s getting a bit chilly. But, has it been a particularly tough week for the City’s law firm managers? This morning bought a management move frenzy, as it has emerged that the top dogs from Slaughter and May and Pinsent ...

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Charles Russell Speechlys' Carter: "An incredible amount of work needs to be done"

31-Oct-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Tomorrow, on 1 November, the global legal market will usher in its newest member - the newly-merged Charles Russell Speechlys.

Kuala Lumpur

Parent of Malaysia’s Zicolaw to use Singapore IPO to fund ASEAN expansion

31-Oct-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

The parent of Malaysian law firm network Zicolaw is seeking to raise $14.4m on the Singapore Stock Exchange with the aim of funding expansion across the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region.


Former Eversheds' London head becomes GC at Fenwick

31-Oct-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Independent department store chain Fenwick has appointed former Eversheds partner Cornelius Medvei into an advisory general counsel role.

New York

Latham makes up one London partner amongst 19-strong global promos round

30-Oct-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Latham & Watkins has made up just one partner in London, in addition to another 18 new partners worldwide.

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Cat Griffiths index

Leader: UK 200 redraws the legal map

27-Oct-2014 | By Catrin Griffiths

It’s here: The Lawyer’s UK 200 is the biggest financial data exercise in the legal profession

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A feast of data


The Lawyer UK 200 is now out. It’s the most comprehensive and influential report on the financial health of the UK legal market. Take a peek at some of our round-ups below. Follow the links to buy the full research, and don’t miss out.

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