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Norton Rose Fulbright hands out one-off bonus to Flex staff

Norton Rose Fulbright is partially reimbursing its employees across Europe, Middle East and Asia (EMEA), who opted in to work a four-day week as part of the firm’s Flex scheme. The firm has said it will pay 50 per cent of the salary that was exchanged for reduced working hours under the voluntary scheme. A […]


Simpson Thacher scoops City restructuring duo – at last

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has hired two partners from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Kirkland & Ellis as it kickstarts a restructuring practice in the City. The firm has recruited Adam Gallagher from the magic circle firm and James Watson from Kirkland. Gallagher is the more senior of the two hires, having been profiled in The […]

ITV kicks off first panel review since 2016

ITV has started its first panel review under the helm of general counsel Kyla Mullins, who joined the broadcaster in 2019 from EasyJet. It marks the first review conducted by Mullins, who took over the legal function of the broadcaster from Andrew Garard, who announced he was stepping down after nearly a decade in the […]