Latest Briefings

Relational leadership: How to inspire others

Two of the greatest assets in a leader’s toolkit are their ability to lead towards a purpose, and their capacity to help people extract meaning. When harnessed, they become the backbone of resilience in the face of troubling times, the inspiration for the courage needed when uncertainty is ahead, and the power to stay on course to impact something greater than ourselves.

You’ve adopted some great tech, but what’s next?

Every savvy business professional understands that ROI is tricky to calculate, especially when it comes to technology. Indeed, when new systems are considered, committees often review pessimistic and optimistic ROI calculations, create in-depth score cards to measure competitors against, and sit through endless sales pitches and demos in the hopes that they’ll catch a glimpse of that single feature that will be key to user success.


Simon Mapstone

Mapstone, Simon

Simon Mapstone specialises in commercial and residential property work including site acquisitions, secured lending, development and property investment. He has more than 30 years’ experience of the Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster property markets. Click here to find out more about Simon Mapstone.

Mergers and acquisitions

The Curtis Mergers and Acquisitions practice advises private and public entities in a broad range of transactional matters, counselling buyers, sellers and targets in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, strategic alliances and other related transactions. We are particularly active on behalf of clients operating in the energy, commodities, telecommunications, manufacturing, transportation and […]


Linklaters clinches top role as Moscow Exchange gears up for IPO

Linklaters has landed the lead role advising the Moscow Exchange, Russia’s primary stock index, on its planned stock market flotation, which is set to value the company at up to $4.6bn (£2.9bn). Linklaters ” src=”/Pictures/web/i/x/r/Linklaters_4_15_150.jpg” /> The Moscow Exchange, which is a result of the $4.5bn merger between the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange (MICEX) and […]

John Wright

Wright, John

John Wright’s practice focuses on all aspects of construction law. His expertise in this and related fields has been recognised for many years by Legal Directories. Chambers and Partners has noted his “experience and considerable gravitas in major dispute resolution” and his “innate sense of good judgment”; it has described him as “calm, cool, clear […]

Matias A Vega

Matias A Vega

Managing partner and former chairman of the International Corporate department, Matias A Vega has nearly 30 years of experience in international corporate, commercial and financial transactions. He has represented both private and public sector clients in a variety of transactions, including domestic and international joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions; commodities transactions, including long-term supply arrangements, […]

Find legal roles

Make your next move with The Lawyer Careers. Search and apply for thousands of vacancies, or receive email alerts for new roles when they go live. Whether you're looking at private practice, in-house legal or an exciting business support role, you'll find your future here.

Search vacancies