NORTH AMERICA TOP STORIES
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson have taken lead roles on a deal that has seen European insurance giant Gener...
14 Jun 2013 | 00:00
Norton Rose Fulbright is expected to see the post-merger departure of a number of lawyers in Dubai, with a team from legacy Fulbrig...
10 Jun 2013 | 16:50 |
The pure lockstep model is falling out of favour as economic woes prompt law firms to shake up partner pay...
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
With a side-line as a screenplay writer and producer, it would have been ambitious but not beyond the realms of possibility that Chris Howard's next move would have seen him decamping to Hollywood. But the popular Linklaters finance partner – whose ...
31 May 2013 | 00:00 |
The Davis Polk & Wardwell City partner on hard work, skinny jeans and Slaughters' pencil and biscuit offering
24 May 2013 | 00:00 |
As the number of firms announcing redundancy consultations this week continued to rise – with news of widespread cuts at Berwin Leighton Paisner – new research from Legal Week has found a surprising degree of business confidence among partners in ...
17 May 2013 | 00:00 | | 3 comments
A comprehensive overview of the best deals from April, featuring mandates for Linklaters, Eversheds and Allen & Overy
10 May 2013 | 00:02 |
2013 has been another year of change in the law student body. The number of law students wanting to become solicitors has fallen again for the third year in a row. Now just 60% of law students want to pursue a career as a solicitor, compared to 80% in...
10 May 2013 | 00:00 |
Jon Levene rounds up an action-packed three months since the beginning of 2013 with an overview of the best of Legal Week Law
26 Apr 2013 | 00:00 |
Cyber security is grabbing the headlines, and it is easy to see why. The figures are startling. Reports indicate that cyber crime costs the UK economy up to £27bn each year, with the worldwide annual cost reaching around $388bn (£253bn). As mobile d...
19 Apr 2013 | 00:00 |
Anyone seeking reassurance about the state of the deal markets following a spate of mega-mergers earlier this year should probably avoid looking at the latest rankings from mergermarket, which make for depressing reading. Not only was Q1 2013 down ...
12 Apr 2013 | 00:00 |
The top M&A deals by region from the past three months of 2013, featuring Davis Polk & Wardwell, DLA Piper and Latham & Watkins
12 Apr 2013 | 00:00 |
A panel of local lawyers at Legal Week's recent Private Client Forum Americas discusses the challenges with wealth management across a very diverse region
28 Mar 2013 | 00:00 |
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