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CC London managing partner Bickerton to step down at end of the year

6 hours 13 min ago
Magic circle firm poised to appoint successor as City head's second term comes to an end

Legal advice for £4.99? New online service launches with input from Macfarlanes, Withers and Farrers

6 hours 48 min ago
Shoosmiths also among firms providing content for new site providing cut-price answers to frequently asked legal questions

Freshfields advises on €19bn counterbid for Spanish toll road operator Abertis

8 hours 54 min ago
Magic circle firm wins mandate as German construction group challenges €16.3bn offer from Italy's Atlantia

Innovation, client crossover or just a growth play - what would a Bryan Cave merger bring to BLP?

9 hours 14 min ago
What does the proposed Bryan Cave tie-up offer for BLP, beyond a 'merge until you're mega' strategy?

Goodwin takes Paul Hastings private equity partner duo for Hong Kong office

10 hours 53 sec ago
Former Fried Frank duo join Goodwin's Hong Kong base after spell at Paul Hastings

Linklaters seals hire of Latham's London investment funds co-head

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:50
Former Carlyle Group lawyer leaves top US firm to join Linklaters

Eversheds Sutherland in line for £2m revenue boost from new litigation technology initiative

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:05
ES Locate platform set to generate £2m in revenues in first year of operation

Ince & Co names HR director and former Royal Navy lawyer as first London head

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 11:56
Andrew Jameson to lead firm's London base as senior partner Heuvels relocates to Hong Kong

Sixty A&O lawyers sign up to new leadership initiative led by former senior partner Morley

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 11:41
David Morley returns to magic circle firm to chair new Leadership Centre training scheme

'There are deals happening' - more mergers (and merger whispers) keep firms on their toes

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 11:16
Following confirmation of BLP's talks with Bryan Cave, consultants say there has uptick in behind-the-scenes merger activity

BLP's new merger play, pay to stay and law's Weinstein issue: the best of Legal Week over the last week

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:17
The best news, interviews and analysis from Legal Week and ALM over the last week

Eversheds Sutherland set for contested election for chairman role as three UK partners step forward

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 15:50
UK financial services head Pamela Thompson, Manchester senior partner Michael Clavell-Bate and joint head of energy and infrastructure Robert Pitcher set to run for chairman role

KWM seals takeover of Germany boutique led by former SJ Berwin Frankfurt corporate head

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 13:00
Former SJ Berwin partner Michael Roos joining KWM's Frankfurt base with team of four lawyers

PwC appoints new legal services head as Brookes steps down

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:20
Big four accountancy firm appoints employment leader as new head of legal services

‘It reflects a greater degree of realism’ - partners weigh in on proposed BLP-Bryan Cave merger

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 11:07
Partners size up BLP's latest US merger proposal following last year's Greenberg talks

GCs to judge best ideas on how to shake up legal profession: one week till deadline for entries

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 05:00
Deadline for entries is Friday 27 October, with winner to receive £5,000 and international media coverage

Berwin Leighton Paisner in transatlantic merger talks with US firm Bryan Cave

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:16
UK and US players confirm discussions over deal to create 1,500-lawyer firm

Eversheds Sutherland handles 'dream project' to modernise Government real estate portfolio

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:18
Project encompasses deals covering more than one million sq ft of real estate, with firms including Addleshaws and Pinsents also advising

Former SABMiller deputy general counsel joins JTI as Western Europe GC

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:13
Ex-SABMiller lawyer finds new home at Japan Tobacco International in wake of AB InBev takeover

UK QCs and judges among senior lawyers warning of threat to rule of law in Hong Kong

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:24
Gibson Dunn London partner and former Lord Chancellor Charles Falconer QC among those putting names to open letter