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DWF cuts 19 business services jobs after concluding consultation

DWF has cut 19 business services roles following its redundancy consultation.

17 Apr 2014 | 00:12 | secure

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inner image BLP banking and finance litigation head Hughes to join King & Spalding

Berwin Leighton Paisner's banking and finance litigation head David Hughes is set to join King & Spalding.

16 Apr 2014 | 16:59 | secure

inner image Addleshaws' Collins and Joyce only candidates in managing partner elections

Addleshaw Goddard has confirmed Adrian Collins and John Joyce are the sole candidates to stand for the firm's managing partner election next month.

16 Apr 2014 | 14:26 | secure

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Irwin Mitchell continues UK expansion drive with Cambridge office launch

Irwin Mitchell is to open its second new UK office of 2014 when it launches in Cambridge in June.

16 Apr 2014 | 12:02 | secure

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Pinsents financial institutions chief leaves for DWF commercial CEO role

Pinsent Masons head of financial institutions and human capital Stephen Miles has departed to take up the role of heading up DWF’s commercial services business.

16 Apr 2014 | 11:52 | secure

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HSF names Ferraro as sole corporate head in wider practice reshuffle

Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has appointed Mike Ferraro as its sole global head of corporate as part of a wider practice group reshuffle.

15 Apr 2014 | 16:23 | secure

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King & Spalding hires Cleary partner as European restructuring head

King & Spalding has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton partner Werner Meier to head the firm's European restructuring practice.

15 Apr 2014 | 13:30 | secure

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Former Hammonds chairman to head Barclays remuneration committee

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 | secure

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Hong Kong clears further five solicitors to appear in court

Five additional Hong Kong-based solicitors have been cleared to appear in the city's courts following a second round of applications for higher rights of audience (HRA) in September.

15 Apr 2014 | 10:52 | secure

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Hogan Lovells board elections hands London partner new '45 and under' role

Hogan Lovells has appointed London corporate partner Ben Higson to a new '45 and Under' board role, as part of a number of changes to the firm's most senior global leadership team.

14 Apr 2014 | 16:20 | secure

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Linklaters' Charlie Jacobs joins FTSE 100 company Fresnillo as non-exec

Linklaters senior corporate partner Charlie Jacobs has joined FTSE 100 mining company Fresnillo as an independent non-executive director.

14 Apr 2014 | 13:40 | secure

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Linklaters, Simpson Thacher advise as Sanpower buys majority stake in House of Fraser

Linklaters and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett have scored the leading roles on Chinese conglomerate Sanpower Group’s purchase of an 89% stake in department store chain House of Fraser.

14 Apr 2014 | 12:50 | secure

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CMS asks junior partners to contribute up to £50k each as HMRC changes kick in

CMS Cameron McKenna has asked its fixed-share partners to inject up to £50,000 each in capital in response to HMRC's new tax rules.

14 Apr 2014 | 12:17 | secure

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Bird & Bird promotes 11 partners as Field Fisher announces reduced round

Bird & Bird has made 11 new partner additions in its latest promotions round, while Field Fisher has unveiled its smallest round since 2009.

14 Apr 2014 | 12:06 | secure

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O'Melveny to offer annual internships to Indian law students

O'Melveny & Myers' Singapore office is to offer internships to Indian law students in association with a Bangalore not-for-profit organisation.

14 Apr 2014 | 06:29 | secure

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