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Freshfields nabs Willkie Farr litigator in NY push

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is pushing ahead with its US strategy, this time bringing in the head of Willkie Farr & Gallagher’s business and corporate litigation group. Mary Eaton will become part of its New York office, joining as co-chief of its securities and shareholder litigation practice with existing head Meredith Kotler, who joined the firm […]

Financial services ombudsman on hunt for new legal head in Dublin

The Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman (FSPO) for the Republic of Ireland is recruiting a head of legal. The role, based in the FSPO’s HQ in Dublin, will oversee the organisation’s legal functions. They will lead a small team responsible for carrying out legal research and analysis and the preparation of legal advice and determinations, […]


Norton Rose Fulbright capitalises on Newcastle growth with internal overhaul

Norton Rose Fulbright‘s innovation arm has netted £10m worth of instructions in the last quarter, as the firm reorganised its Newcastle services hub. The client offerings developed by the firm’s 130-strong change and innovation programme NRF Transform over the past few months have resulted in a slew of profitable projects despite the Covid-19 pandemic. The […]

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