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Pinsents launches second post-merger redundancy round

Pinsent Masons is beginning a second round of redundancies following its merger with Scottish firm McGrigors, with up to 15 jobs set to go. Pinsents merged with McGrigors on 1 May (6 February 2012) and cut 47 jobs among its business development, IT, HR and facilities staff in the summer (24 August 2012) as a […]


Three-way Dentons merger to go live in 2013

Salans, SNR Denton and Canadian firm Fraser Milner Casgrain (FMC) have confirmed their plans for a three-way merger, which will go live early next year under the Dentons name. A spokesperson for the firms said the combined entity will incorporate the legacy firms’ brands during an intermediate period of unconfirmed length, after which the SNR, […]

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Alas, poor Orrick

In 14 months Orrick boss Ralph Baxter will move on after 23 years in the job. Is his legacy at risk of derailment by a strategically stalled final few months?


K&L Gates and O’Melveny become latest US firms to win Seoul approval

K&L Gates and O’Melveny & Myers are the latest US firms to land on the ground in Seoul after receiving final approval from the Korean Ministry of Justice. The two US firms are the latest to get the green light after South Korea opened its doors to international firms at the beginning of the year. […]

Fireworks at PSG as they celebrate the launch of their new website,

PSG, one of the market leading providers of searches and reports for conveyancers in England and Wales, are pleased to launch their new website today. The new site has been developed with the client in mind with the national part of the site portraying the corporate credentials and heritage of the company. For the first […]

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