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An asset tracer’s alphabet

In this short piece, the first in a series of articles shining light on the topic, Schillings’ specialist investigator picks some of the key, basic definitions that an asset tracer should be all too familiar with.

Keeping track of positive covenants

If they can be enforced, positive covenants can be troublesome for buyers and developers alike. But due care can bring any obligations to light during a transaction and help manage them.


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Freshfields’ fees pile up after Arcadia administration

Four City firms have picked up fees amounting to millions of pounds, after advising on the collapse of Arcadia’s retail empire. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer racked up £2.6m worth during a six-month period, according to the latest progress report. As the main legal adviser on the matter, Freshfields has incurred almost 95 per cent of the […]


Browne Jacobson hits 12th successive year of growth with 5% revenue rise

Browne Jacobson has posted revenue of £85m for the 2020/21 financial year, a 5 per cent increase on the previous year’s figure of £80.9m. It is the twelfth year in a row of increased turnover for the Nottingham-founded firm, which has spread into Birmingham, London, Exeter and Manchester and harbours greater national ambitions. New managing […]

Burges Salmon rewards staff with 5 per cent bonus

Burges Salmon is the latest UK firm to hand out extra rewards for the 2020/21 financial year. The firm said it would be awarding its staff a 5 per cent bonus of their salary in recognition of performance over the last 12 months. This follows the lead of a swathe of other firms that have […]

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