TL 10 March 2014
Last week Paris firm August & Debouzy quit its six-year alliance with Nabarro, which leaves the London firm rather stranded in France.
The Royal Shakespeare Company had no formal panel until legal head Marina Zain joined to bring some logic to bear on the ‘artistic’ legal set-up
As the market expands again, UK cities are grabbing a piece of the action
Move of the week
A more confident economy is raising expectations among Portugal’s lawyers, who had turned their gaze overseas
Clients are more willing to bring claims against professional service providers but the risk to defendants is not as dramatic as it might seem
‘Exotic’ investors and opportunities for legal work beyond M&A feature in The Lawyer’s high-level roundtable debate on south-east Europe
Setting up in Saudi Arabia requires picking through complex regulation. Here’s what you need to know
Successful QC applicants are at a three-year high. Encouraging stuff for the next silk round?
Hong Kong IPO activity is hotting up again, but UK legal stalwarts are looking over their shoulders as US rivals make up ground fast