A raft of leading law firms and in-house teams have helped the UK government develop new apprenticeship standards for the legal profession, helping to create a potential new route to qualification.
21 Aug 2014 | 13:46 |
When the boards of legacy firms Lawrence Graham and Wragge & Co sat down to discuss the finances of the merger, few at the meeting expected the first item on the accounts to be a digital piano.
25 Jul 2014 | 00:08 |
Olswang has shelved plans to open in the United Arab Emirates, having last year eyed what would have been its first venture into the Middle East.
22 Jul 2014 | 00:05 |
Olswang and pre-merger Berrymans Lace Mawer have each grown their revenues for 2013-14, with profits per equity partner (PEP) at the former expected to dip by nearly 4%.
04 Jul 2014 | 13:12 |
Dechert has recruited the head of Olswang's real estate finance practice, one of two lateral partner hires for the firm in Europe this week.
01 Jul 2014 | 14:00 |
BP has introduced an online reverse auction to its on-going panel review of external legal advisers, which is set to conclude in the coming weeks.
22 May 2014 | 10:49 |
Olswang has made up two new partners in its smallest promotions round since 2010.
10 Apr 2014 | 00:00 |
Linklaters and Olswang are among the six law firms ranking in a list of top 50 female employers for women in the UK.
04 Apr 2014 | 01:38 |
BP has launched a review of its UK legal panel with advisers currently re-tendering for a position on the oil giant's roster.
20 Mar 2014 | 11:21 |
The transfer window is a regular round-up of recent moves in the UK and abroad.
20 Mar 2014 | 10:10 |
Clyde & Co partners enjoyed a bumper year in 2012/13 thanks to a 22.7% profit hike, according to LLP accounts filed with Companies House.
23 Jan 2014 | 09:08 |
Ashurst and Berwin Leighton Paisner have announced their trainee retention rates for the first intake of 2014, with both firms keeping on more than 80% of qualifying lawyers.
16 Jan 2014 | 12:02 |
Olswang has posted vastly improved figures for the first half of the financial year, with the technology, media and telecoms firm reporting a 15% rise in revenue.
12 Nov 2013 | 13:15 |
Nationwide has invited firms to pitch for places on its group-wide legal panel, four years after the appointment of its inaugural five-strong roster. The building society began its review process earlier this summer, after plans to start the review in...
10 Oct 2013 | 10:54 |
Olswang and Wiggin have advised on Virgin Media's deal with BT to make its sports channels available to Virgin TV customers. BT announced the three year wholesale deal this week (August 15), enabling Virgin to provide BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2 and ESPN t...
16 Aug 2013 | 04:48 |