Reed Smith

Reed Smith

Reed Smith

Founded in Pittsburgh over 140 years ago, Reed Smith spent a century gradually evolving before beginning a series of mergers and acquisitions in the late 1970s that have created a firm pressing closer to the global top 30. Between 1978, when Reed Smith Shaw & McClay merged with Philadelphia firm Townsend Elliott & Munson, and […]

Reed Smith to cut 45 lawyer roles across US, UK and Europe

Reed Smith has announced it is set to cut 45 lawyer roles from across its US, UK and Middle Eastern offices. The restructuring will affect 2.5 per cent of the firm’s 1,650 lawyers as well as a “related number of staff”. According to the firm the restructuring was a result of a fundamental shift in […]

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London makes up quarter of Reed Smith’s partner promotions

Reed Smith has promoted 24 lawyers to partner across the world, including six in London. Intellectual property counsel Kate Brimsted has been promoted in the City, along with corporate senior associate Andrew Clark and pensions solicitor William Sutton. Tom Webley has also been made up in the firm’s banking and financial services litigation team in […]

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