“The office isn’t dead”: Brabners unveils new-look HQ

Brabners has fitted out its new Manchester HQ in preparation for a return later this autumn. Earlier this year the firm secured 20,000sq ft of Grade A office space across the top two floors of 100 Barbirolli Square, which it will move into as the anchor tenant. Managing partner Nik White told The Lawyer his […]


Linklaters fights back against sexual harassment allegations

Linklaters and a former tech COO of the firm today embarked on their defence against sexual harassment claims that are being pursued by a former paralegal in the London Central Employment Tribunal. The case concerns allegations against Partha Mudgil, who left Linklaters’ Nakhoda startup back in February 2020 having been chief operating officer (COO) of […]

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BCLP secures new City lateral from Orrick

An M&A partner from Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe is to join Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP), as the firm presses ahead with London hiring after a spate of exits. Partner Jinal Shah will join the merged firm after more than 13 years at Orrick. A corporate expert advising on M&A and PE deals, he became […]