Gowling WLG’s City corporate chief anointed as new firm chair

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

View our subscription options

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 

Related briefings

United States-Mexico-Canada agreement amendments

By Richard G. Dearden, Wendy J. Wagner, Hunter Fox On Dec. 10, 2019, Canada, the United States of America, and Mexico agreed to substantial amendments to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the trade agreement that is slated to replace the long-standing North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Canadian Deputy Prime Minister (former Foreign Affairs Minister) […]

Russia’s sovereign internet law comes into force

By Meldir Erbulekova Russia’s Law on Sovereign Internet, adopted in May 2019, came into force in November, amending an existing federal law on information, information technologies and the protection of information as well as a law on communications. The reasoning for adopting this law was to create a national network, which can operate independently in […]

Listing in London – A Discussion with mining journal

By Charles Bond Chris Cann: Hello and welcome to our London Stock Exchange special. My name is Chris Cann from Mining Journal. With me I have Charles Bond who is Partner and Head of Natural Resources with Gowling. I have Tom Attenborough who is Head of Business Development with the London Stock Exchange and Brad […]

Flexible generation and the UK funding landscape

By Gareth Baker John McNair: Hello I’m John McNair, Inspiratia’s Head of Content and welcome to another podcast from Inspiratia, this time on the topic of Flexible Generation and the UK Funding landscape. John: Flexible energy generation will play a crucial role in balancing a system with increasing amounts of intermittent renewable power. But the […]

Investing for the future, now: Delegation, sustainability and investor engagement

By Jason Coates, Suzanne Mortimer, Sarah Tate The Pensions Regulator has revised its 2017 guidance on investing for defined benefit pension schemes to take account of changes to the statutory environment. Trustees should ensure they are familiar with the new requirements set out in the Guidance, which includes changes taking effect this year. If your […]

Latest Briefings

Channel Islands: Year in review

By Andrew Weaver, Jeremy Berchem 2019 has been an interesting year for the Channel Islands, to say the least. Global macro-economic uncertainty, regional political disruptions, economic substance rules, beneficial ownership registers, regulatory fines and that’s not the half of it! At the time of writing the United Kingdom has not left the European Union twice […]

Bermuda appoints Data privacy commissioner

By Steven Rees Davies, Bradley Houlston The Governor of Bermuda announced today the appointment of a Privacy Commissioner to be effective 20 January 2020. Alexander White, a lawyer from the United States will have the mandate to provide information and education to both organisations and the public before the Personal Information and Protection Act 2016 […]

CAYLUX – Combined legal advice for fund finance transactions

By James Heinicke The Cayman Islands and Luxembourg are two of the world’s leading investment funds jurisdictions and as fund structures become more bespoke it is increasingly common to see fund structures that include Cayman and Luxembourg fund vehicles. Those lending to funds formed in Cayman and/or Luxembourg may wonder why investment managers use these […]

Structuring family office investments using Jersey private funds

By Emily Haithwaite, Josephine Howe Group partner Emily Haithwaite and partner Josephine Howe discuss Jersey private funds and what structures may be most appropriate for family office structures. Their article first appeared in HFM Jersey 2019 Special Report. Wealth is increasing exponentially among some of the world’s richest families, many of which have their own […]

FIRM FACTS

GOWLING WLG


RANKINGS

UK 200: 15

REVENUE

£390M

PARTNERS

571

LAWYERS

1358

OFFICES

17

VIEW MORE

CLIENTS (134)
MATTERS (515)
MANAGEMENT TEAM (94)

Recommended

Accounts Committee queries Linklaters' £13m rail bonanza

The House of Commons Public Accounts Committee has criticised the Government for the way it paid Linklaters & Paines more than £13m for advice on the sale of the first three rail franchises. The report criticises the Office of Passenger Rail Franchising, Opraf, for not using a competitive tender to choose Linklaters and for not […]

CC
1

Clifford Chance plans to take pressure off lawyers by upskilling secretaries

Clifford Chance is overseeing a long-term project aimed at upskilling its secretarial function in London, resulting in a new training programme that will give support professionals an active role in the management of client matters. The ‘business support project’ was set out by London managing partner Michael Bates, former chief operating officer Alistair Johnson– who […]

Ted Baker

Ted Baker GC finds new role at clothing retailer

Ted Baker’s former general counsel Tom Hussey has landed in a new role at Palace Skateboards. Hussey first moved in-house to Ted Baker in 2014 after seven years as an associate at Jones Day. He spent nearly five years at the British clothing and accessories brand, two of which were spent as general counsel. He left […]

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

View our subscription options

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