The sun was certainly shining on Clifford Chance’s corporate practice last week, as the firm retained trophy private equity client the Carlyle Group.
The race was tight, the categories were packed with stars but there could only be one real winner.
Time to fess up. According to King Digital Entertainment, 69 per cent of UK users of its Candy Crush Saga game play during their daily commute.
Maybe it’s all the frosty weather, or the sheer price of flowers on Valentines Day, but we’ve been doing a lot of thinking about legal fees. Who gets paid what, and how?
It seems that every bunch of deals figures to emerge so far in 2014 shows the market moving determinedly in one direction: up.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has made up 15 new partners in its 2014 promotion round, creeping up slightly from last year’s low of 14.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has appointed founding US litigation group partner Adam Siegel as its new US managing partner.
Scandinavia’s biggest firm, Mannheimer Swartling, has recorded a decrease in revenue for the 2013 year following a sluggish corporate market in its home jurisdiction of Sweden.
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Hong Kong IPO activity is hotting up again, but UK legal stalwarts are looking over their shoulders as US rivals make up ground fast
Why has Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) decided to walk away from the Singapore qualifying foreign law practice (QFLP) scheme?
Clifford Chance’s private equity team is looking depleted and with the global corporate chief role still wide open, it looks like it could use a half time pep talk.