Serjeants’ Inn announces four new arrivals boosting Court of Protection, Public and Business and Specialist Crime teams

Leading Chambers Serjeants’ Inn is pleased to announce that Alexander dos Santos,  Matthew Chidley, Rhys Hadden and Elizabeth Fox have joined the set. The award-winning chambers has gained 14 new tenants in 12 months, including two silks and a former judge in Dijen Basu QC, Nageena Khalique QC and His Honour Brian Barker CBE QC. Catherine […]

TLT appoints partner in Glasgow UK-wide Corporate growth

By John Wood TLT has continued its rapid expansion in Scotland and ambitious growth plans for its UK-wide corporate team with the appointment of Damien Bechelli as corporate partner in Glasgow, who joins from DWF. This latest growth in Scotland enhances TLT’s UK-wide corporate offering, building on its existing strength and depth in servicing clients […]

Shoosmiths appoints new Chief Executive Officer

By Kara Shadbolt UK law firm Shoosmiths has announced that a new chief executive elected by its partnership is to succeed Claire Rowe, after a decade in charge. Real estate partner Simon Boss will assume the role from 1 January after Rowe announced her decision to step down earlier in the year. Rowe is to remain […]

Gowling WLG appoints a new lawyer in its indigenous law team in Montréal

Gowling WLG is pleased to announce that Alex O’Reilly has joined the firm as an associate lawyer in its Indigenous law team in Montréal. Alex primarily advises regional and local Indigenous governments, as well as Indigenous economic development corporations and school boards, on a vast array of legal and strategic matters, including issues pertaining to […]


Deliveroo in the clear as High Court throws out employment claim

A High Court judicial review against food delivery company Deliveroo was dismissed today in a widely publicised battle over collective bargaining rights. The Honourable Mr Justice Supperstone sided with Deliveroo’s lawyers; Lewis Silkin partner Colin Leckey instructed 11KBW’s Chris Jeans QC and Tom Cross. Deliveroo is a regular client of Lewis Silkin’s, especially after the […]

Karanovic & Nikolic appoints partner to strengthen company ranking

Karanovic & Partners is pleased to welcome Milena Jakšić Papac as its newest Partner*. Milena joined Karanovic & Partners 10 years ago, and she is the head of the Employment practice group. During her distinguished career, Milena has demonstrated professional excellence of the highest order and significantly contributed to strengthening our regional practice. Apart from her deep commitment […]

Gowling WLG appoints new planning and environmental partner in planning team

Gowling WLG is pleased to welcome highly respected partner, Ben Stansfield, to its successful planning team. Ben brings with him 15 years of experience in planning and environmental law and has previously advised on a wide range of complex issues such as the development and consenting of renewable energy projects and other infrastructure; environmental permitting […]

TLT appoints clean energy specialist in Scotland

TLT has appointed clean energy specialist Pamela Sealey as an associate in Scotland as part of its UK-wide real estate group and multi-disciplinary clean energy team. She joins from the energy and natural resources team at Scotland-headquartered UK firm Shepherd & Wedderburn, where she completed a year’s secondment as legal counsel at 2020 Renewables (now […]

Karanovic & Partners Joins Ius Laboris to reinforce its international HR advisory services

We are proud to announce that Karanovic & Partners has joined Ius Laboris, the world’s premier global network of human resources law firms. The Employment practice of Karanovic & Partners in Serbia joined this prestigious organisation to reinforce its international HR advisory services for domestic and international companies. “The employment practice of Karanovic & Partners […]

Conyers Dill & Pearman appoints litigation attorney to expand its Cayman Islands office

Conyers Dill & Pearman has recently expanded its Cayman Islands office with the appointment of Associate Róisín Liddy-Murphy in the Litigation & Restructuring practice. “We are delighted to expand our litigation practice with the addition of Róisín”, said Paul Smith, Partner & Head of Cayman Islands Litigation & Restructuring. “As we continue to see significant […]

Shoosmiths appoints partner in national financial services team

National law firm Shoosmiths has appointed Gemma Napper, head of legal UK & Sweden at Opel Vauxhall Finance, to partner in its national financial services team. This strategic appointment will bolster Shoosmiths’ market-leading financial services capability, further building on the firm’s national growth ambition in this area. Gemma completed her training contract at Shoosmiths in […]

Ogier appoints director in the Cayman Islands

Ogier Global, Ogier’s corporate administration business, has welcomed experienced director Jason Fitzgerald to its growing team in the Cayman Islands. Jason will lead the Director Services service line, providing services to Cayman investment funds alongside former regulator Mark Drummond and experienced Cayman Attorney Ben Gillooly. The Ogier Global team in the Cayman Islands continues to […]

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