Olswang human resources director Ffion Griffith has become the latest high-profile exit from the firm amid allegations of friction between partners and former CEO David Stewart’s team.
Pinsent Masons has strengthened its lead at the top of the Aim rankings, with Carey Olsen and Memery Crystal coming in joint second.
Ropes & Gray has hired a structured finance specialist from rival US firm Chadbourne & Parke.
Schillings has converted to a LLP and will be registered as Schillings International LLP with effect from 1 May 2015.
Suspended Gibson Dunn & Crutcher partner Peter Gray has officially left the firm, The Lawyer understands.
Irwin Mitchell has announced seven partner promotions across its offices in the UK, which will take effect from 1 May 2015.
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