Avanti Group names new general counsel

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and in-depth research.

View our subscription options

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Employment Briefing – October 2019

Various briefings related to employment are covered in this article. These include: Ongoing Government consultations Employment Tribunal update Data subject access requests – do you know the rules? New laws on pregnancy and maternity discrimination on the horizon? Case Law Update – October 2019 Click to read them in detail.

How are Turnaround Executives caught by IR35?

By Robin Staunton You can’t have escaped the avalanche of articles on the extension of IR35 – the off-payroll working rules – to the private sector from April 2020 and how businesses should gear up to apply the new rules to their contractors. This legal insight specifically focuses on how IR35 bites upon Turnaround Executives […]

Landlords: Recent clarification on Scotland property law

By Lucy Harington Scotland has experienced a change in residential property law frameworks recently. In 2017, the First-tier Tribunal (Housing and Property Chamber) was introduced to deal with issues in the private rental sector. From rent or repair matters to right of entry disputes, the First-tier Tribunal helps landlords, estate agents and tenants resolve matters […]

Bid rigging, a slippery slope for snow removal companies – Romania

By Mona Banu, Darius Trusculete The Romanian Competition Council (the “RCC“) recently imposed a total penalty of EUR 1.1m on four companies for indulging in anticompetitive practices. The companies breached the competition rules by colluding to rig bids for winter road maintenance services organised by the National Company for the Management of Road Infrastructure. Besides the […]

Recommended

Cuatrecasas battens down the hatches

CUATRECASAS Gonçalves Pereira has taken a number of fireproofing measures to insulate the business from the impact of the recession. CUATRECASAS Gonçalves Pereira has taken a number of fireproofing measures to insulate the business from the impact of the recession. The Iberian firm, which generated revenues of €240m (£213m) last year, and which recently advised […]

High-flyers get wings clipped as UK bears the brunt of promotion caution

With the 2009 promotions season well under way, the theme so far is that generally fewer partners are being promoted. There are a number of exceptions, with Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), Clyde & Co and CMS Cameron McKenna all upping the level of new partners they have accepted this year. BLP, which last year promoted […]

Peter Crossley
1

Promotions plummet at Hammonds with six making the grade

Hammonds is to promote six to its partnership, a dramatic fall from last year’s record total of 19 promotions. Peter Crossley This year’s new partners, who are spread across four different offices, are being made up in pensions, dispute resolution and tax. Managing Partner said: “Hammonds is keen to recognise talent internally and it’s gratifying […]

UK associates lose out as DWS, Watson Farley favour overseas promotions

Denton Wilde Sapte has made six new appointments to the partnership, half of the total promoted at the firm last year. The majority are based in emerging markets. The firm, which has an extensive network of offices across the Middle East and the CIS, has made up two in Dubai, one in Almaty and one […]

Firm profile Spratt Endicott

Established in 2002, Spratt Endicott now employs 120 people across six commercial departments. Firm: Spratt EndicottSenior partner: John SprattTurnover: £6m Number of partners: NineNumber of equity partners: SevenNumber of lawyers: 31Number of fee-earners: 60Number of offices: ThreeLocation: BanburyMain practice areas:Company commercial, commercial property, employment, dispute resolution, property recovery, IP, landlord and tenant/property litigation, private capital, […]

Recruit legal talent

Get your role in front of over 300,000 legal professionals when you advertise with The Lawyer. Our team of experts provide bespoke solutions to help solve all your recruitment challenges.

Find out more

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here