Clifford Chance has slimmed down on partner promotions this year, making up 31 lawyers compared with 39 new partners in 2002. London, like last year, announced the largest number of partner promotions with nine associates joining the partnership. However, this was down on last year, when 15 lawyers were made up.
First revealed on www. thelawyer.com/lawyernews, 15 April
The UK M&A tables for the first quarter have turned up the usual culprits in terms of the top rainmakers, but there were a couple of new names on the list. Linklaters partner Clodagh Hayes, who was made up just two years ago, took 24th place in terms of deal value and third when ranked […]