Wright Hassall

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

Register now

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 

Latest Briefings

Newsflash: Canary Wharf Brexit frustration dispute settled

By Gwendoline Davies, Martin McKeague We reported, in February this year, the High Court’s decision in Canary Wharf v EMA [1] that Brexit will not frustrate (and therefore effectively terminate) the European Medical Agency’s lease at Canary Wharf. The High Court’s decision was generally welcomed because, had the High Court found for the EMA, countless leases and commercial contracts […]

A new energy and carbon reporting framework is in force

By John Hamer, Debbie Jackson, Richard Naish, Daniel O’Gorman, Jo Stephenson A new energy and carbon reporting framework applies from 1 April 2019, following abolition of the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme and the introduction of corresponding increases in rates of climate change levy. The Companies (Directors’ Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations […]

Directors’ remuneration: New regulations are in force

By John Hamer, Debbie Jackson, Richard Naish, Daniel O’Gorman, Jo Stephenson The Companies (Directors’ Remuneration Policy and Directors’ Remuneration Report) Regulations 2019 have come into force. The regulations introduce new requirements in relation to a company’s remuneration policy and remuneration report. The Companies (Directors’ Remuneration Policy and Directors’ Remuneration Report) Regulations 2019 (2019 Regulations) came into […]

Consultation launched into corporate transparency and reform of the Companies Register

By John Hamer, Debbie Jackson, Richard Naish, Daniel O’Gorman, Jo Stephenson On 5 May 2019 the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy published a consultation on proposals to increase the transparency of UK corporate entities and to enhance the role of Companies House. The potential reforms would amount to the biggest changes to the UK […]

New proposals to make disclosure of distributable reserves mandatory

By John Hamer, Debbie Jackson, Richard Naish, Daniel O’Gorman, Jo Stephenson Concerns are mounting that the capital maintenance regime is being undermined and that the time has come for the disclosure of distributable and non-distributable reserves to be mandatory within a company’s audited accounts. Over the last few months there have been numerous reviews and consultations […]

Recommended

Five top City firms name BPP as sole GDL trainer

BPP Law School has been named as the sole GDL provider for a consortium of five leading City firms. From September next year, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith, Lovells, Norton Rose and Slaughter and May, which already use BPP as their preferred LPC provider, will send their trainees to the law school’s Leeds, London or […]

Nabarro

UK 200 Position: 23 UK 200 Shar… Position: 23 =Firm: Nabarro Turnover: £142.4mProfit per equity partner: £610KEarnings per partner: £504KEquity spread: £250K-£980KNet profit: £55.5mProfit margin: 39 per centRevenue per fee-earner: £266KRevenue per lawyer: £328KRevenue per partner: £1,158KRevenue per equity partner: £1.58mTotal number of fee-earners: 536Total number of qualified partners: 434Total number of partners: 123Total number […]

1

Going Overy the top…

In Hungary, Allen & Overy’s management seems to ­prefer getting its hands dirty directly. So much so that senior ­partner David Morley has named the firm’s local ­subsidiary Morley Allen & Overy Iroda. This is ­apparently a longstanding tradition in Hungary, as his ­predecessor Guy Beringer had christened the firm Beringer Allen & Overy Iroda. […]

CC, Cleary complete Barclays’ £1bn Lehman buy

Clifford Chance thrashed out the details of Barclays’ acquisition of Lehman Brothers’ investment banking and capital markets arms for a consideration of £1bn. A team led by Cleary Gottlieb Hamilton & Steen and Clifford Chance corporate partner Guy Norman (pictured) finalised the details of the deal late last night. The acquisition is subject to regulatory […]

George Davies

Position: 190Firm: George Davies Turnover: £7… Position: 190Firm: George Davies Turnover: £7.3mRevenue per fee-earner: £127KRevenue per lawyer: £158KRevenue per partner: £453KTotal number of fee-earners: 57Total number of qualified partners: 46Total number of partners: 16Total number of female partners: 0Total number of staff: 0

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

Register now

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