The Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine has clipped the wings of the Lord Chancellor's Advisory Committee on Legal Education and Conduct by ruling that changes to the Law Society and Bar Council's professional rules only need its approval if the changes “are concerned with rights of audience or rights to conduct litigation”.
Allen & Overy has lost one of its project finance partners, Andrew Trahair, to Australian firm Clayton Utz. Trahair has left London to join Clayton Utz in its Sydney office. Trahair became a partner at Allen & Overy in 1994 and worked primarily in international project finance deals in power, infrastructure and telecoms. Clayton Utz […]