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HFW becomes first UK firm to relocate leader to Asia as senior partner moves to Singapore

10-Apr-2014 | By Catrin Griffiths

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) senior partner Richard Crump has relocated permanently to Singapore in a move that underlines the firm’s ambitious plans to grow its Asia practice.


Ince & Co cuts 10 in shipping and finance

4-Apr-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Ince & Co has confirmed it is to cut 10 shipping and finance fee earners and six secretarial staff following its redundancy consultation launched in February.

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Burges Salmon loses second transport partner to in-house role

20-Mar-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Coach company National Express has hired Burges Salmon banking and transport partner Sandra Forbes as general counsel.


Six made up at HFW in reduced promotions round

18-Mar-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) has made up six to its partnership in a round of promotions that will be effective from 1 April.


Stephenson Harwood names new aviation head as incumbent leaves for Milbank

17-Mar-2014 | By Yun Kriegler

Stephenson Harwood has appointed London-based partner Richard Parsons as its global head of aviation, succeeding Singapore-based Paul Ng who is joining Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy.


Pillsbury launches English law asset finance team with five-lawyer hire from DLA Piper

4-Mar-2014 | By Matt Byrne

US firm Pillsbury has bolstered its English law capability with the hire of a five-lawyer transportation finance team from the London office of DLA Piper including partners Graham Tyler, the former head of the asset finance practice, and Debra Erni.

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Turkey Briefing Live: Plane speaking

21-Apr-2014 | By Jonathan Ames

The IMF has slashed its 2014 growth forecast for Turkey from 3.5 to 2.3 per cent. Investors are now hoping the aviation and energy markets will provide some comfort

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Offshore: Aviation finance - Runway success


Aircraft financing is taking off again. David Cooke and Jason Piney say Bermuda is well placed for a resurgence

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Offshore: Aviation - Jet set, go


Steven Quayle and Mike Pinson explain the benefits the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry has for aircraft owners

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Careers: in brief


Clyde & Co announced last week that partners Jonathan Wood and Derek Hodgson have both been named as chairs at the International Bar Association (IBA). Hodgson, joint head of maritime at Clydes, becomes the chairman of the IBA’s maritime and transport law committee, while Wood has become chairman of the IBA’s international committee. The latter examines legal issues fundamental to the development ...

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Ofcom consults on draft regulations that would permit 3G/4G phone use on aircraft download subscription

Eversheds 17-Apr-2014

Ofcom has consulted on regulations that would permit the use of 3G and 4G technologies on aircraft.

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