Firm makes play for major New York firm; partner vote could happen by summer
Ashurst Morris Crisp is in merger talks with leading New York firm Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson as the top 10 City firm makes a dramatic second bid to secure a transatlantic merger.Ashursts sources...
They may not be the face of the firm but law firm GCs are becoming more powerful as the scope of their roles has increased
Fellow insurance firm Ince & Co also reports fall in revenue and operating profit, but Watson Farley & Williams reports growth
The UK arm of the CMS organisation reported a turnover of £263m last year while profits also climbed
Magic circle firm wins mandate to advise the Japanese beer brand on its bid to acquire two of SAB Miller's European beer brands
Berwin Leighton Paisner senior associate Adam Jamieson on the insight he gained from a secondment to the Financial Conduct Authority