UK TOP STORIES
Mills & Reeve has entered into a formal strategic alliance with Paris headquartered firm Fidal, building on a growing referrals between the two outfits over the last two years.
16 Sep 2014 | 11:26 |
Alstom has turned to Fulcrum Chambers to defend itself against allegations that the French engineering company's UK arm made illega...
11 Sep 2014 | 09:58 |
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
Top partners agree the pressure to deliver more for less will intensify as the fast-moving market continues to keep firms on their toes
11 Sep 2014 | 11:00 |
Huw Merriman's career at Lehman Brothers took an unexpected turn when the bank collapsed and he took on the role of legal managing director of the group's UK administration. Six years on, he recalls what happened when the bankruptcy hit, and explains ...
11 Sep 2014 | 00:44 |
Six years ago this month, Lehman Brothers collapsed into bankruptcy – in one move becoming the biggest corporate failure in history and plunging the global financial markets into turmoil.
11 Sep 2014 | 00:05 |
The Weil Gotshal & Manges restructuring partner on why he loves a good argument and the day his whole team resigned
11 Sep 2014 | 00:00 |
Whatever doubts solicitors may entertain about the value of the UK anti-money laundering regime, City firms need to polish up their reporting systems.
10 Sep 2014 | 15:11 |
The Watergate scandal has had a profound influence on me. It is a perfect example of the phenomenon known as 'group think'.
05 Sep 2014 | 00:00
Top law firms are not doing enough to provide promotion opportunities to all staff, according to a major annual survey of employee satisfaction carried out by Legal Week's research arm, Legal Week Intelligence.
04 Sep 2014 | 09:47
Equity partner headcount among the UK's 50 leading law firms grew by 3.7% across the group in 2013-14, with the impact of global mergers helping to bulk out the numbers.
04 Sep 2014 | 00:00 |
DLA Piper has held on to its position as the number one UK-headquartered law firm by international revenue, according to Legal Week's global rankings.
03 Sep 2014 | 00:00 |
Coming in with turnover a shade under £100m, the inaugural set of financial results for Bond Dickinson – formed through the merger of legacy firms Bond Pearce and Dickinson Dees in May last year – has propelled it to 37th place in Legal Week's to...
03 Sep 2014 | 00:00 |