TL 3 March 2014
Last month PwC Legal got an ABS licence, which will allow it to own its legal arm at last.
The fragile refinance market is back in rude health and US-style alternative lenders are stepping up with innovative structures to sustain the recovery
Russia dominates accolades of firms that have stayed strong and imaginative
London is a battleground for the world’s top two legal cultures and the hiring struggle is a telling manifestation of this – with America seemingly winning
Move of the week
Who is the greatest silk of them all? You wouldn’t be far wrong if you said it was Dinah Rose QC. The Lawyer’s research shows that she’s the lawyers’ favourite for Supreme Court cases. Is Rose the new Sumption?
From billing apps to crowdsourcing and social media, technology is changing lawyers’ working lives
After scooping a prize at The Lawyer Awards for the rescue of Northern Rock, the merged Virgin Money in-housers are now on a mission to rewrite the banking best-practice rulebook