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The Lawyer Awards 2019: the competition shortlist

The lawyers shortlisted for competition team of the year have all excelled in finding answers to some of the biggest regulatory problems posed in the market. Baker McKenzie’s entry saw it successfully navigate a Competition Markets Authority (CMA) review in the asset management sector, following a direct referral from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The […]

In court this week: Conspiracy and enforcement with Clifford Chance, Sidley Austin and Ashurst

Clifford Chance, Fieldfisher and CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang are just some of the high-profile names appearing in court this week, as another Top 20 case hits the High Court. CMS partner Bernard O’Sullivan will be battling a claim against defendants represented by Fieldfisher partners Colin Gibson and Dan Hayward, Clifford Chance partner Julian Acratopulo […]

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Kennedys turnover surges past £200m after year of rapid expansion

An 11 per cent rise in turnover at Kennedys saw the firm’s global revenue exceed £200m over 2018/19, while UK figures grew by £8m to £126m. In the US, a full financial year after the firm’s merger with Carroll McNulty & Krull, the firm reported 16 per cent growth to £35.9m for the financial year […]