Olswang Berlin team decamps for Greenberg Traurig

23-Jul-2015

A month after Olswang announced it was splitting off its Berlin office, the firm’s team of 50 lawyers and staff have found a new home at US firm Greenberg Traurig.

Italy's Portolano Cavallo launches in New York

9-Jul-2015

Italian TMT firm Portolano Cavallo announced the launch of its first overseas office this week – opening in New York in a bid to better-serve its US clients

Olswang and Magnusson close doors in Berlin

25-Jun-2015

The German legal market has seen more movement than most other European jurisdictions in the past couple of years – and the trend seems to be continuing.

Eversheds finalises German merger after a year of talks

11-Jun-2015

Eversheds has become the latest firm to emphasise the strategic importance of Germany, through a merger with its local outfit Heisse Kursawe Eversheds.

European firms report record turnover as Continent bounces back

28-May-2015

This week saw the publication of The Lawyer European 100 2015, the only annual ranking of independent firms across Continental Europe by turnover figures.

Dentons appeals €60,000 damages award in French employment case

14-May-2015

When is a merger not a merger? When it concerns Dentons in France, according to arguments in a recent employment case

Orrick becomes latest international firm to slim down German presence

30-Apr-2015

Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe this week became the latest in a string of mainly US-headquartered firms to slim down its German offering. The firm announced it was closing in Frankfurt and Berlin, leaving the future of five partners and several other lawyers in doubt.

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Most jobs being lost to technology are middle-class. Should lawyers be worried?

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A&O, Slaughters and Weil Gotshal among winners on GE European panel

27-Jul-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

GE has reviewed its finance and M&A European legal panel and it is understood that Allen & Overy (A&O), Slaughter and May and Weil Gotshal & Manges are among the firms winning a place.

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Deutsche Bank reappoints host of firms to global panel

24-Jul-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Deutsche Bank has carried out its biennial legal review and is understood to have appointed Allen & Overy (A&O), Hogan Lovells and White & Case to its roster. 

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European moves: 23 July 2015

23-Jul-2015 | By Joanne Harris

All the latest partner hires and other appointments within Continental European firms and offices.

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Ins and outs of law firms in Germany

27-Jul-2015 | By Joanne Harris

Germany’s crowded and fiercely competitive market has sparked a flurry of comings and goings by international firms.

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Germany peer panel: the power balance

27-Jul-2015

Local firms in Germany are working in an increasingly competitve market with good dealflow.

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Anti-corruption measures are beginning to benefit Romania

13-Jul-2015

Anti-corruption measures are beginning to bite but for now lawyers are pinning their hopes on work in areas such as banking, pharma and agriculture.

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