Crawford Gillies, the former chairman of legacy Hammonds, has been appointed as a non-executive director of Barclays to oversee the bank's remuneration.
15 Apr 2014 | 12:09 |
Visa has revealed succession plans for its top legal role with the hire of PepsiCo senior vice president and deputy general counsel Kelly Tullier.
15 Apr 2014 | 00:44 |
JPMorgan Chase has hired Nomura’s Piers le Marchant as its new EMEA general counsel.
09 Apr 2014 | 14:30 |
LinkedIn GC Erika Rottenberg (pictured), who oversaw the company's initial public offering (IPO) in 2011, is stepping down in August after six years in the role.
07 Apr 2014 | 10:58 |
Saudi Aramco, Dubai Group and Mastercard are among the in-house nominees set to go head-to-head at the third annual Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards this May...
02 Apr 2014 | 10:56 |
The Co-operative Group has withdrawn general counsel Alistair Asher as its sole nominee director to the board of the Co-op Bank after a conflict of interest was identified.
26 Mar 2014 | 11:56 |
Peter Rees QC, the former legal chief of Shell, has joined Thirty Nine Essex Street as a counsel and commercial arbitrator.
25 Mar 2014 | 07:55 |
Barclays' in-house team is to offer work experience places to undergraduates, amid plans to launch legal apprenticeships from 2015.
24 Mar 2014 | 00:05 |
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 |
Barclays' newly-installed general counsel Bob Hoyt has been awarded £703,808 in shares after just four months in the role. The award was part of £32m worth of shares distributed to top executives at the bank yesterday (18 March), which include elem...
19 Mar 2014 | 00:52 |
Virgin Media has formally appointed its first full-time general counsel since Liberty Global's $23.3bn (£14bn) takeover of the broadband and entertainment provider last year. Mine Hifzi, formerly international GC at US media company Scripps Networks ...
17 Mar 2014 | 13:08 |
Alistair Asher, the general counsel of the Co-operative Group, was already on a higher basic salary than the average FTSE 30 legal chief, according to the mutual's own estimates. Leaked details of the Co-op's executive remuneration review - first disc...
14 Mar 2014 | 00:58 |
Linklaters and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) have taken combined total fees of £5m for their investigation into allegations G4S engaged in false billing practices between 2005 and 2013. G4S and the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) yesterday confirmed they h...
13 Mar 2014 | 13:18 |
The BBC is set to hire three legal services apprentices, who will join the broadcaster’s in-house team in London. The apprenticeship aims to cover employment and commercial aspects of the BBC’s work, with the broadcaster considering any school le...
05 Mar 2014 | 17:49 |
Clifford Chance's (CC) independent review into the lending practices at the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been delayed by difficulties in evidence collection, Legal Week has learned.
03 Mar 2014 | 00:09 |
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