NORTH AMERICA TOP STORIES
Edwards Wildman Palmer’s City base has been left with no management figures on the ground, with office managing partner Nick Bolter understood to have been relieved of his leadership r...
29 Oct 2014 | 11:20 |
Former Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US managing partner Julian Pritchard has relocated to the firm's London office in a move whic...
27 Oct 2014 | 00:04 |
Carl Bernstein will join leading general counsel at the inaugural Legal Week Global Corporate Counsel Forum
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
Partners can be a fickle bunch. Just look at Ashurst: the firm's desire to secure a US merger dates back so far that it's hard to think of a UK firm - legacy SJ Berwin or Norton Rose aside - more frequently linked with potential partners across the At...
24 Jul 2014 | 10:40 |
When the first group of foreign law firms rushed to set up shop in South Korea in 2011 and 2012, the move was met with a degree of scepticism.
10 Jul 2014 | 16:17 |
Market conditions for the UK's big four international law firms haven't looked this good since before the credit crisis.
04 Jul 2014 | 00:02 |
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has dominated the European and UK M&A rankings by deal value and volume for the first half of 2014, amid a 56% year-on-year uptick in global deal-making.
03 Jul 2014 | 18:05 |
On 25 June the New York Attorney General, Eric Schneiderman, filed a lawsuit against Barclays, alleging a "systematic pattern of fraud and deceit" within its so-called 'dark pool' trading operations.
03 Jul 2014 | 10:26 |
With a handful of former US DoJ prosecutors moving to London law firms, Caroline Thorpe finds out how their colourful careers give them an advantage in the UK market.
03 Jul 2014 | 00:09 |
Norton Rose's landmark merger with Texas' Fulbright & Jaworski celebrated its first anniversary earlier this month.
19 Jun 2014 | 11:22 |
With the candle on Dentons' one year post-merger birthday cake now blown out, senior management at the firm are focusing squarely on the next priority: the US.
13 Jun 2014 | 07:15 |
As the post-recession associate lateral market in the City seems to be heating up, competition for the best young legal talent is growing.
13 Jun 2014 | 00:05 |
Law firm chief information officers (CIOs) know that keeping their information systems secure is an increasingly difficult task.
23 May 2014 | 00:00 |