After 100 years, female barristers finally get their own outfitter

A Doughty Street junior has set up the first legal outfitter dedicated to designing courtwear for women. Karlia Lykourgou has set up Ivy & Normanton, which is named after Ivy Williams – the first woman to be called to the Bar in May 1922 and Helena Normanton, who was the second woman to be called. […]

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Kirkland leads for Travelodge in deal to end landlord dispute

Kirkland & Ellis is acting for Travelodge on its company voluntary arrangement (CVA) as it strives to cut its rent and end a dispute with its landlords. Restructuring partners Kon Asimacopoulos and Elaine Nolan, as well as and litigation partner Richard Boynton are taking the lead for Travelodge. The Goldman Sachs-backed hotel operator runs a […]