Allen & Overy and Linklaters have been instructed to advise insurance giants Aviva and Friends Life on their proposed £5.6bn merger.
RPC has increased revenue by 16 per cent from £38.7m to £46m in the half-year period from 1 May to 31 October 2014.
Addleshaw Goddard’s insurance litigation head Richard Leedham is the latest partner to resign in a year characterised by high-profile exits from the firm.
Simmons & Simmons has picked up Edwards Wildman Palmer insurance partner Martin Lister in Hong Kong.
BLM has launched a new marine insurance team with the addition of legacy Greenwoods partner Gemma Pearce and two other fee-earners from Parabis’ defunct Bristol office.
Kennedys chief executive officer Guy Stobart is to stand down from his role at the end of this year after five years in the role.
Kennedys is the latest top 50 firm to become an alternative business structure (ABS) after being awarded a licence this weekend.
DWF has made 15 secretaries, six solicitors, four paralegals, and one analyst from its fraud, intelligence and motor teams redundant following a consultation that kicked off in June.
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