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Latham managing partner resigns after admitting 'exchange of communications of a sexual nature'

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:04
Latham chair and managing partner to retire from the firm

Weinstein Company bankruptcy filing reveals nearly $20m in unpaid bills to big law firms

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 13:25
Debevoise and O'Melveny among line-up of law firms owed money by Harvey Weinstein's film studio

Fieldfisher scales up for Brexit and GDPR-style projects with new outsourcing partnership

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 12:12
Deal with legal process outsourcer Integreon hands firm new scope to tackle large-scale routine work for clients

Addleshaw Goddard and Slaughters lead as Chambers gets new private equity owners

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 11:49
Addleshaws and Slaughters at the helm as Michael Chambers sells ranking business to Inflexion

Reed Smith goes beyond pay gap reporting requirements with details of partner earnings

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 10:53
US firm reveals female equity partners are paid more than their male counterparts, although bonuses for women still fall short

Pinsent Masons makes up 23 in largest promotions round in three years

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 09:25
Six women make the grade as firm continues efforts to reach 30% female partnership by 2020

Latham magic circle recruitment continues with hire of Freshfields Germany M&A partner

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 17:05
Energy-focused Freshfields partner Tobias Larisch becomes latest to join Latham as US firm continues M&A push

A&O takes Paul Hastings payments specialist as firm sets sights on fast-growing sector

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 11:58
Former Hogan Lovells payments innovation co-head joins A&O after almost four years at Paul Hastings

Pinsent Masons sells compliance business to Dow Jones

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:57
UK firm sells Cerico compliance business it co-founded in 2013

BLP gender pay report finds no gap for fee earners - but just 11.5% of female staff get bonus

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:38
Firm's report reveals almost three times as many men are paid bonuses compared to women

Female partners on the mentors who helped them make their career breakthrough

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:28
Junior partners from firms including Slaughters, Linklaters and HSF on how mentors have contributed to their career success

MUFG's new EMEA GC on in-house integration and adviser reviews at one of the world's biggest banks

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:25
Rugby aficionado Stephen Bendall on picking up the ball at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

'An event no firm wants to go through' - new Locke Lord London head turns page on record SDT fine

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:45
Locke Lord's new London managing partner James Channo looks to the future after last year's SDT scrutiny

Ashurst shakes up bonus criteria with shift towards focus on performance

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:44
Firm set to move away from focus on chargeable hours with bonuses now available to all staff

Herbert Smith Freehills to fire Australian partner after investigation into sexual harassment claims

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 09:01
Australian media identifies partner in question as firm's Asia-Pacific projects head

India rules against foreign firm bases and sets 'casual' criteria for fly-in, fly-out advice

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 04:00
India's Supreme Court says fly-in, fly-out work by international firms must be "casual" and not amount to "practice"

'Shillito speaks for the disgruntled litigators' - why is James Palmer being challenged for the HSF senior partner role?

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 15:25
Is Mark Shillito's senior partner run indicative of long-running resentments at HSF?

Former Cobbetts leadership fined by SDT after admitting failings over firm's 2013 collapse

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 13:30
Six former board members at collapsed Manchester firm - four of who are now at DWF - fined after admitting to allegations

Burford posts booming financials as income from investments in litigation shoots up 127%

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 18:50
Litigation funding leader announces it has tripled its investment commitments on new cases

Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne settle sex bias case with $1m payout to ex-partner

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 17:01
Settlement reached in gender discrimination case brought before Norton Rose-Chadbourne merger by three female lawyers