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Pinsent Masons will double its fee income target from its freelance lawyer service Vario after client demand vastly outstripped original expectations in the first 18 months of the scheme...
22 Jul 2014 | 11:17 |
A small group of Ashurst partners, including former senior partner Charlie Geffen, engaged US firm Sidley Austin in early merger ta...
21 Jul 2014 | 00:00 |
Tony Angel on why international firms are uniquely placed to lead major pro bono projects...
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
A referendum in Scotland in September could see the country break away from the UK, but would that mean more work for law firms?
24 Jul 2014 | 00:00 |
Earlier this month I returned from Bangladesh, where I visited the UNICEF-funded child justice projects DLA Piper is supporting to help protect some of the country's most vulnerable children.
23 Jul 2014 | 00:15 |
Analysis of partner terminations at the UK’s leading firms reveals the extent to which partnerships are being actively managed. Pui-Guan Man reports
18 Jul 2014 | 00:41 |
The Gibson Dunn & Crutcher litigation partner on winning the first Lloyd's names case, sleeping barristers and an underused Leeds United scarf
17 Jul 2014 | 10:20 |
As thousands of law students don their caps and gowns to receive their diplomas, they face one of the most competitive graduate job markets in history – but also one with more choice than ever before.
16 Jul 2014 | 00:14
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 |
Taken at face value, our research this week on the universities attended by last year's trainee intake at the top 30 law firms is worrying.
10 Jul 2014 | 11:50
For years, law firms have been pledging to take recruits from a wider variety of educational backgrounds. So have they delivered on their promises?
10 Jul 2014 | 11:43
With Linklaters and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer this week becoming the last of the magic circle to reveal their financial results for 2013-14, it's high time to assess the relative fortunes of the UK's leading firms.
09 Jul 2014 | 11:42 |
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 |
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