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LeBoeuf raids Paul Hastings for energy team

Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker has been dealt a blow in its London growth plans after losing its energy team to the larger office of LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae The departure of partner Keith Hughes and associates Nicholas Allton and Ben Donovan leaves Paul Hastings with just 11 lawyers in London. Paul Hastings’ London […]

Clyde & Co takes on Sinclair Roche duo

Two Sinclair Roche & Temperley partners who have opted out of joining Stephenson Harwood when the two firms merge have been hired by shipping specialist Clyde & Co As revealed on www. Trade finance and commodities partner Robert Parson and energy and shipping expert Russell Ridley, are part of a group of five partners […]

Eversheds Dutch alliance fragments

Eversheds has lost its Dutch alliance as the Amsterdam-based firm Boekel De Nerée pulls out of the exclusive alliance The loss will come as a blow to Eversheds, which has plans to expand in Europe. It is understood that a lack of referrals form Eversheds put the association under strain.

Hackney creates new legal position for recruit

The London Borough of Hackney has created a new role of directorate of law and probity that will be filled by Meic Sullivan-Gould Sullivan-Gould was previously secretary and solicitor at Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and has been treasurer of the Association of Council Secretaries and Solicitors since 1996.

Lighting the way

Jersey and Guernsey remain as popular as ever for private client and commercial entities. Steve Meiklejohn reports on the regulations being implemented to keep it that way In the uncertain times in which we live, the role of offshore centres has come under intense scrutiny. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the EU […]

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