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They are two of the biggest beasts in the legal jungle, and historically a story about Maurice Allen and Mike Goetz - the dynamic duo with the elephantine reputation who quit Freshfields a year after quitting White & Case ...
Tweeting – law firms that still think it’s for the birds are missing a trick; the Apple lifestyle and the right to trademark shop designs; and changes for those who pop their clogs before getting round to writing that all-important will
The Lawyer in the US
This week the London office of Simpson Thacher is celebrating the return of one of its highest-flying finance partners, Sinead O’Shea, who is rejoining the City office after a six-year spell in Hong Kong
The Lawyer in Europe
Last year Cypriot investors were horrified to learn that their government had agreed to a “haircut” on bank savings in order to bail the country out of the economic crisis it found itself in
The Lawyer Asia
What is it with DLA Piper and Asia Pacific? When the firm merged with DLA Phillips Fox in 2011 the combined firm boasted 135 partners across its Australian practice. By the end of last year the number had shrunk to 100, despite it being one of the biggest promoters in the country
There was concern across the profession last year after two Stewarts Law lawyers were struck off following a private prosecution. It was a legal first
What with the IPO market taking flight, and a couple of massive pharma deals hogging the spotlight, it’d be easy to forget that for many companies it’s business as usual
The Lawyer Management
The big news this week is the decision of Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham yesterday to vote in favour of merging and create a £135m firm with 170 partners. But how many business services staff will there be?