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Linklaters and its post-Arab Spring foray into Tunisia

It has been four years since the Arab Spring shook up the political and economic map of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). But finally it looks as if investor confidence might be cranking up, at least in parts of the region, and Linklaters has positioned itself to ride the crest of that wave. […]

Shoosmiths directs GBR Phoenix Beard over purchase of niche property business

Shoosmiths has advised property consultants GBR Phoenix Beard on the acquisition of Optic Asset Management, a niche property management company based in London and Leeds. Shoosmiths corporate partner Ben Turner led the deal with assistance from corporate solicitor Georgina Gurnhill, tax partner Kate Featherstone and employment solicitor Liz Parkin.


Stephenson Harwood and Lord Pannick to take Tchenguiz litigation to ECHR

Stephenson Harwood has instructed Lord Pannick QC on behalf of Robert Tchenguiz to go before the European Court of Human Rights in the latest stage of a long-running legal battle against the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and accountancy firm Grant Thornton. Blackstone Chambers veteran Pannick is set to argue that the businessman’s right to a […]

Eversheds Saladžius school welcomes first trainee

The Eversheds Saladžius School of Legal Excellence has welcomed its first trainee, Justinas Kukulskis. Kukulskis is a fourth-year student at the law faculty of Vilnius University. During the internship trainees are encouraged to take an active role in their own training, seeking feedback from their supervisors and taking advantage of the opportunities at their disposal. Moreover, Eversheds […]

No5 Chambers’ Richard Kimblin acts in planning dispute

No5 Chambers’ Richard Kimblin has acted for the secretary of state in Oxfordshire CC v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, in which the council challenged an inspector’s finding that a monitoring fee was not compliant with regulations.   In a detailed consideration of the origin and operation of Regulation 122 Mrs Justice Lang dismissed the […]

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