Macknay, Susannah – Slaughter and May

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and         in-depth research.

View our subscription options

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

AI, used correctly, can help solve some of our most pressing employment law issues

By Darran Brennan The World Economic Forum has defined Artificial Intelligence (AI) as an element of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) and something which will change our world and workplaces. This is similar to the changes envisaged during the previous industrial revolutions (let’s not forget the fears of the Luddites) but what is different now […]

How Vodafone reviewed its legal team’s workflow

In the second half of 2015 Vodafone began to review the workflow of its property legal team. The impetus behind the move was to get away from the in-house team’s immersion in every part of the property process, allied to a requirement across the business for greater efficiency, visibility of risk and digitisation. The Vodafone […]

Facebook: you have a £500,000 fine from the Information Commissioner’s Office

By Andrew Mills Facebook is set to be fined £500,000, the maximum amount possible, for two breaches of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998). Due of the timing of the breaches, the ICO was unable to levy the fines introduced by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which caps fines at the higher level of 20m […]

30 years on, the role of semi-contentious practitioners is growing

By Gavin Ferguson and Alice Bricogne In this Q&A Advocate Gavin Ferguson and senior associate Alice Bricogne explain how changes in the industry since the trusts boom in the 1980s and early 1990s have led to the blurring of the lines between contentious and non-contentious practitioners…

National minimum wage and ‘sleep-in’ shifts

By Connie Cliff and Martin Chitty Treatment of “sleep­-in” shifts for national minimum wage (NMW) purposes is an area that can often cause confusion. Where a worker is required to work a number of sleep­in night shifts at the employer’s premises, and be available in case of an emergency, does the full night shift constitute ‘working’ […]

Recommended

Douglas Armstrong Dickson-Minto

Armstrong, Douglas – Dickson Minto

Dickson Minto partner Douglas Armstrong’s public profile rose significantly during 2017, with the lawyer taking much more of a front-of-house role at the Scottish-headquartered, private equity-focused firm. While the shift is not expected to herald the imminent retirement of founding partner Alastair Dickson, it is a clear sign of change at the traditionally private and […]

Khaitan & Co advises IndiaVenture group on exit from Medplus Health Services

Khaitan & Co advised IndiaVenture Trust Fund-I, IndiaVenture Trust Fund-II and TVS Shriram Growth Fund IA on their full exit from Medplus Health Services Private Limited, by way of secondary sale to the promoter, Madhukar Gangadi. IndiaVenture Trust Fund I and IndiaVenture Trust Fund-II are entities belonging to the Piramal group. Siddharth Shah (Partner), Namrata […]

David Stone, Allen & Overy, corporate litigation, Hot 100

Stone, David – Allen & Overy

David Stone joined Allen & Overy (A&O) from Simmons & Simmons just over a year ago. In that time he has helped complete the magic circle firm’s international IP offering, particularly regarding trademark litigation. Under his leadership as global head of brands, A&O has also become the only magic circle firm to set up a […]

Sam Longworth, Stewarts Law

Longworth, Sam – Stewarts

As one of the youngest equity partners at Stewarts, Sam Longworth is fast cementing his reputation as a go-to name in high-stakes divorce claims. From high-net-worth to not-for-profit Acting for clients whose assets run into the billions, Longworth has developed a high-net-worth client base comprised of international families and the City’s power players. However, one […]

Karima Fahmy Grosvenor

Fahmy, Karima – Grosvenor Estates

Having trained at Hogan Lovells, Karima Fahmy made the move in-house in 2011 when she joined Grosvenor Estates’ nascent legal team. In 2016 she stepped up to become general counsel of the international property group. As an executive team member of Grosvenor Britain and Ireland, her voice is heard at a strategic level. Governance refresh […]

In-House & Private Practice Legal Jobs

Stay up-to-date with the latest opportunities on The Lawyer Careers. Each month, more than 8,000 legal roles are added to our site - we'll bring you the best opportunities out there.

Get Started

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here