Money

Ince & Co sees turnover fall 8 per cent during period of challenging conditions

23-Jul-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Ince & Co has announced that its turnover has fallen by 8 per cent, from £86.7m to £79.4m last year.

Hospital

Irwin Mitchell and DAC Beachcroft among firms cashing in on NHS negligence cases

20-Jul-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Irwin Mitchell and DAC Beachcroft are among the top firms cashing in on NHS negligence cases as damages and costs paid to patients who have suffered harm continue to rise.

toronto canada

Gowlings insurance partner leaves for Clydes following merger announcement

14-Jul-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Clyde & Co has announced that insurance partner Heather Gray has joined the firm’s Toronto office from Canadian firm Gowlings.

bermuda offshore

US and offshore firms win top roles as Exor tries to win PartnerRe from Axis

13-Jul-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison is advising investment company Exor as it announces new terms for its $6.8bn offer for Davis Polk client and reinsurer PartnerRe. 

DAC Beachcroft

DAC Beachcroft unveils new leadership team as Pollitt and Clegg secure mandates

7-Jul-2015 | By Joanne Harris

DAC Beachcroft has named its new leadership team with insurance head David Pollitt and Leeds senior partner Virginia Clegg taking over as managing and senior partner respectively.

Lloyd's of London

Sullivan and Wachtell take the lead on Ace's $28.3bn purchase of insurer Chubb

2-Jul-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Sullivan & Cromwell and Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz have advised on insurance company Ace’s $28.3bn (£18.1bn) acquisition of rival Chubb Corporation. 

Lloyd's of London

Gibson Dunn and Weil take the lead on Towers Watson and Willis $18bn merger

30-Jun-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and Weil Gotshal & Manges have won top roles on the merger of advisory and broking companies Towers Watson and Willis Group for $18bn (£11.45bn).

Rollercoaster

Stewarts adds five instructions as Kennedys client Alton Towers pays out to crash victims

23-Jun-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

Alton Towers owner Merlin Entertainments has begun making interim compensation payments to victims injured in the rollercoaster crash on 2 June under the advice of Kennedys.

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