Baker McKenzie

Bakers eyes September reopening for London HQ

Baker McKenzie is aiming to allow its London staff back into the office from September, as other firms have instead opted for soft-reopenings in the past few weeks. The firm will start by letting in around 25 per cent of its City headcount, but going into the office will not be mandatory. Staff will enter […]

Hot 100 career quiz: UNISON lawyer Shantha David

Name: Shantha David Firm: UNISON Legal Services Role: In-house lawyer Trained at: Called to the Bar in 2004 and cross-qualified as a solicitor Year qualified: 2005 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? Running a case at the Employment Appeal Tribunal and winning it! What is the wisest […]


Clifford Chance assembles 50-strong Covid-19 partner taskforce

Clifford Chance has assembled a large partner-led taskforce to lay out the firm’s long-term response to client issues stemming from the pandemic. The magic circle firm is relying on the work of a mammoth collective of 50 partners tasked with concocting strategies and alternative business lines to offer clients in the path to recovery. Led […]