The Lawyer in Europe
A couple of weeks ago a group of senior in-house and private practice lawyers gathered around a table at Trowers & Hamlins in London and talked Europe. The group were in the final stages of judging The Lawyer’s European Awards 2014. After sifting through the entries and engaging in some serious debate about their merits, the judges made their decisions ...
The winter party season is kicking off in London, and this week two European firms cracked open the fizzy wine and invited their friends for a drink and canapés.
Back in 2005, the partners of Salans elected Warsaw-based partner Darisuz Oleszczuk as their managing partner.
Gide’s shock raid on Morgan Lewis Paris has certainly caught the headlines. Gide has so often been the target for headhunters that the firm’s fightback took many by surprise. Certainly, the haul of nine partners and a total of 19 lawyers has allowed it to bulk up on corporate in ...
This week’s big European news story is really one of two halves.
It’s becoming a trend. Every September, when things start to return to normal after the summer, the Paris recruitment market explodes.
September has come and while everyone wonders where the summer went, some firms have been busy looking for new additions to their European rosters.
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Hogan Lovells is hiring a white-collar crime partner to boost its Paris litigation capabilities.
The Hogan Lovells team which recently jumped ship to launch a German office for Morrison & Foerster (MoFo) has won its first M&A instruction since moving, advising Axel Springer on the acquisition of 24-hour news station N24 Media.
Pinsent Masons is expanding its French presence with the acquisition of six-lawyer boutique Ichay & Mullenex Avocats.
Boutiques bloom as the legal market adapts to a sluggish economy
Cyprus is on a tough road to recovery but Russian money is still flowing in, cementing the strong relationship between the two countries
Lawyers have been pivotal in the preparations for the Winter Olympics and the work could go on way beyond the closing ceremony