Revealed: The Top 20 Cases of 2021

This year, the courts play host to a series of long-running financial and competition cases, while it looks like UK Government lawyers will be extremely busy.

Deloitte Legal’s Foges expands role after Kemp Little acquisition

Deloitte Legal has kickstarted an initiative to support integration with its newly-acquired Kemp Little team, as Emily Foges, its recently-hired head of managed services, expands her remit. Foges has recently seen her remit increase from just overseeing Deloitte Legal’s UK and EMEA jurisdictions to global coverage. She took on the leadership function in June, concluding […]

Linklaters poised for Dublin office launch

Linklaters is in negotiations to open an office in the Republic of Ireland, the first magic circle firm to join the throng of entrants in the country following Brexit. The firm registered an entity in mid-February, public records show, at an address described as suite 301, 53 Merrion Square South. It is understood that the […]

Cleary Gottlieb takes on City antitrust veteran

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has made a rare partner hire in London, bringing in a Slaughter and May lawyer into its competition practice. Jackie Holland joins the US firm as a partner after serving as a special adviser at Slaughters. Prior to this, between 2008 and 2013, Holland acted as senior director of the […]