Focus: Proskauer Rose – Pulling power

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 

Latest Briefings

Responsibilities of the members of the board of directors due to public debts

By Gülenay Kavcar In the light of the decision of the Constitutional Court regarding the application of EROL KESGİN dated 2015/11192 and dated 30.05.2019, the members of the Board of Directors who are not represented have the responsibility of the liability of the Board of Directors.     I. BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE CONSEQUENT EVENT The provincial […]

Do I need to get planning permission for the changes I want to make to home?

By Martín Casas If you’re thinking about  doing works on your house or garden, one of the things you will be thinking about (or should be thinking about!) is if you need to obtain planning permission. In most cases you will need planning permission, but there are a few occasions where you don’t. Probably the most […]

The impact of economic substance rules on family offices in the Channel Islands

By Richard Laignel, Alice Bricogne The economic substance legislation that came into force in Guernsey and Jersey in January 2019 requires companies that are tax resident in either island, and that conduct one or more of the defined activities, to demonstrate that they meet threshold levels of physical substance in their respective jurisdictions. How do the rules […]

Standard collaterals in commercial lease agreements on polish market

Under a lease agreement, a landlord commits to hand over a thing for a tenant’s use for a fixed or non-fixed term and the tenant commits to pay the landlord the agreed rent. When the lease ends, the tenant is obliged to return the thing in a non-deteriorated condition; however, is not liable for normal […]

The employer’s obligation on labour safety and hygiene in mongolia

By Bolormaa Volodya Mongolia is one of the wealthiest countries in the world of mineral resources and has developed its own independent mining industry since 1990. The country has joined the implementation of European and international technical, environmental and occupational safety and health standards in the mining sector to improve its competitiveness in the public […]

Recommended

Draining training

Law firms are cutting back on the number of trainees they take, but the throng of wannabe lawyers out there shows no signs of abating. We’re not suggesting that the situation is so serious as to foster Hollywood-style shattered dreams, where wide-eyed hopefuls move to the City with nothing but a pocketful of hopes and […]

Carolyn Rees: Howard Kennedy

I spend about 5 minutes on Facebook each week; just long enough to remind myself that I have something better to do with my time.   Name: Carolyn Rees Firm: Howard Kennedy Position: PA to Mark Dembovsky, Chief Executive Lives: North London I get in around 9am each day. The most unusual Christmas present that […]

Macfarlanes makes a troika

Macfarlanes has become the third UK firm this year – following previous victims SJ Berwinand Clifford Chance – to have its funds practice raided by a US rival (see story). This time the raider was Skadden. The US giant picked up Macfarlanes partner Stephen Sims, with whom Skadden plans to launch a City funds practice. […]

David Bott
2

Bott & Co

A decade on from its foundation, Bott & Co broke through the £10m turnover barrier in 2010-11, recording growth of more than 20 per cent. The firm was established in 2001 by managing partner David Bott, formerly a lawyer at Keoghs, together with non-lawyer practice manager Paul Hinchcliffe. Today Bott is the sole equity partner […]

Andrew Cromby

Opinion: Promotion: a double-edged honour?

Management positions in law firms are ­usually seen as a form of promotion. But they come with an element of peril. As a partner, doing the job well is not enough; equally or more important are the requirements to find your own clients and build a profit centre. Much has been written about the fact […]

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