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Akin Gump has hired four more Bingham McCutchen partners ahead of the latter's expected merger with Morgan Lewis & Bockius.
22 Sep 2014 | 13:24 |
When is a combination not a merger? That's the question being asked of Norton Rose Fulbright as the firm for once attracts attention without adding a single partner to its sprawling empire.
22 Sep 2014 | 12:40 |
A 22-strong group of partners from Bingham McCutchen - comprising the majority of the firm's London and Frankfurt offices - is to join Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld.
17 Sep 2014 | 12:26 |
Allen & Overy, Linklaters and Jones Day are understood to have won advisory roles on the three-way battle for control of Europe's largest breweries.
17 Sep 2014 | 00:32 |
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 |
A company instructed by those involved in merger talks between Morgan Lews & Bockius and Bingham McCutchen has registered a series of websites in their name, in a further sign that negotiations between the two US firms are progressing.
16 Sep 2014 | 00:30 |
The new president of the Hong Kong Law Society Stephen Hung has said that a common entry exam (CEE) for lawyers in Hong Kong and a new Tesco law allowing alternative business structures (ABS') are still high on the agenda for the coming year.
15 Sep 2014 | 00:15 |
Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman Palmer have signed a letter of intent to merge, in the latest example of US mid-market consolidation.
11 Sep 2014 | 12:34 |
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 |
King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has decided against actively pursuing a merger in the US just months after the firm set up a six-partner strategy committee to investigate potential opportunities in the jurisdiction.
09 Sep 2014 | 01:00 |
Bingham McCutchen has entered into merger talks with Morgan Lewis & Bockius, with the firm's London office considering a split if a combination were to go ahead.
08 Sep 2014 | 17:26 |
DLA Piper has completed a merger with Czech firm Haskovcova & Co, doubling its local partner headcount in Prague as two partners and seven associates join the firm.
01 Sep 2014 | 16:43 |
Slaughter and May, Herbert Smith Freehills and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton have won the top mandates advising BHP Billiton on a transformative de-merger which is set to create a $14bn (£8.4bn) independent global metals and mining company.
19 Aug 2014 | 16:40 |
Squire Patton Boggs is to cut ties with legacy Squire Sanders' former Saudia Arabian alliance firm Al-Enezee in favour of a post-merger affiliation with legacy Patton Boggs' Middle Eastern partner.
19 Aug 2014 | 12:49 |
In the 12-month period from spring 2012, a market-moving Australian merger or tie UP was the must-have accessory for A major international firm. From Ashurst and Herbert Smith to Linklaters and King & Wood, everyone wanted a piece of Australia's red h...
06 Aug 2014 | 07:17 |