Carey Olsen has joined the increasing number of offshore firms with a Singapore presence by launching in the city-state with the hire of former Allen & Overy (A&O) partner Linda Lee.
Ashurst is piloting “blind allocation” of work in its corporate department after hiring a management consultant to lead on doling out mandates.
The in-house legal team of publishing giant Pearson have had a busy summer.
Allen & Overy (A&O) has advised on its fourth initial public offering (IPO) in a month, working alongside Weil Gotshal & Manges on the intended listing of service provider Equiniti.
Clyde & Co has lost its third corporate partner in four months, as Andy Tromans leaves the firm’s insurance group for Willkie Farr & Gallagher.
Brick manufacturer Ibstock has turned to new adviser Allen & Overy (A&O) on its intention to float on the London Stock Exchange, marking a significant client win for the firm.
The first ever report into the financial results of the elite Chinese firms, The Lawyer China Elite 2015, has revealed almost all of the top 30 enjoyed stellar revenue growth in the past year, despite a stock market crash and slowed economic growth.
Gibson Dunn has jumped 14 places in the worldwide deal rankings for the first nine months of 2015, while Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom retained its lead at the top of the table.
Latham & Watkins, Slaughter and May and Sullivan & Cromwell have landed top roles on the Carlyle Group’s $2bn (£1.3bn) sale of aircraft service provider Landmark Aviation to BBA Aviation.
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Allen & Overy (A&O) advised on its fourth IPO in a month last week, working alongside Weil Gotshal & Manges on the intended listing of service provider Equiniti.
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