Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) finance team head Alan Hodgson is leaving the firm to join Ince & Co amid a rejig within the latter’s senior business team.
The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) has struck off former Ince & Co partner Nathan Iyer after he admitted charges that he stole £3m from his firm and from clients.
A group of eight lawyers, four each from Taylor Wessing and Ince & Co’s Hamburg offices, have split off to establish a shipping law boutique in the German city.
Ince & Co has launched an office in Monaco focusing on shipping and energy.
Former Ince & Co partner Nathan ‘Andy’ Iyer has been jailed for four years and eight months after being convicted of forgery and false accounting.
Ince & Co has appointed former Clyde & Co partner Richard Britain as head of its newly formed corporate insurance practice.
Ince & Co has promoted five into its partnership with all the promotions made outside its UK base.
Marine firm Ince & Co is to move into the domestic Singaporean market through an alliance with local firm Incisive Law.
Ince & Co has hired former DLA Piper managing partner and Asia projects head Martin David to lead its Asia energy practice.
Ince & Co has appointed Chinese shipping veteran lawyer Guo Xu from China Ocean Shipping Group (COSCO) as a consultant in Beijing.
Ince & Co has expanded its Greater China footprint with the launch of a third office in Beijing.
Ince & Co has scored a victory in the Supreme Court after it ruled that business sense should be applied when interpreting commercial contracts.
Barlow Lyde & Gilbert insurance partners Simon Cooper and Kiran Soar have defected to Ince & Co ahead of the firm’s merger with Clyde & Co.
Former Ince & Co partner Andrew Iyer is under investigation by Scotland Yard over £3m of client money that he allegedly moved into accounts under his name.
The former Ince & Co partner jailed yesterday for defrauding the firm attempted to obtain an OBE by faking letters hailing him as a cancer charity hero, it has emerged.
Hill Dickinson is launching an office in Monte Carlo in a bid to boost its yacht and shipping practices.
Clifford Chance has teamed up with Singapore litigation boutique Cavenagh Law to form an integrated full service offering in the jurisidiction under the banner ‘Clifford Chance Asia’.
Former Hogan Lovells partner Christopher Grierson has been struck off the solicitors’ roll, after pleading guilty earlier this year to defrauding the firm of £1.27m.
According to research into branding which has compared favourite chocolates with well-known law firms, Berwin Leighton Paisner was compared by a focus panel to Hotel Chocolat because of its high quality, creative image.
Former Hogan Lovells litigation partner Christopher Grierson has been charged with four counts of false accounting by the City of London police, several months after being dismissed from the firm’s partnership.
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