Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has said it wants to boost the profitability of its Asia corporate practice by targeting more inbound work from its European clients.
31 Oct 2014 | 09:10 |
A Herbert Smith Freehills litigation partner has launched a charity for City professionals with disabilities.
30 Oct 2014 | 10:35 |
Legal heads in Asia need more say in boardroom discussions, the general counsel for Singapore Press Holdings said today.
30 Oct 2014 | 05:06 |
Clifford Chance's (CC) former head of VAT Etienne Wong has taken up a fast-track pupillage at Tax Chambers, 15 Old Square, in an unusual career move for a City law firm partner.
30 Oct 2014 | 00:22 |
Edwards Wildman Palmer’s City base has been left with no management figures on the ground, with office managing partner Nick Bolter understood to have been relieved of his leadership role.
29 Oct 2014 | 11:20 |
Taylor Wessing's senior partner Adam Marks has been re-elected for a second three year term in an uncontested election.
29 Oct 2014 | 10:32 |
Barclays trialled the use of guaranteed minimum spend levels for a selection of its preferred legal suppliers ahead of its latest panel review in July, Legal Week has learned.
29 Oct 2014 | 09:30 |
Clyde & Co has opened its fourth Australian office after raiding local firm Sparke Helmore for a launch in Brisbane.
28 Oct 2014 | 09:15 |
Former Olswang CEO David Stewart has left the firm, having unexpectedly stepped down from his management role halfway through his term earlier this month.
28 Oct 2014 | 00:05 |
Olswang has hired Taylor Wessing's chief information officer Stuart Walter, who becomes the second senior manager to leave the firm in the last six months.
27 Oct 2014 | 16:39 |
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has made up eight partners across its global network with London missing out in favour of appointments in Hong Kong and New York.
27 Oct 2014 | 15:15 |
US firms Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman Palmer are preparing for a vote on their proposed merger as soon as next month.
27 Oct 2014 | 00:46 |
Clifford Chance (CC) senior partner Malcolm Sweeting has been reappointed to the leadership role for a second four-year term.
24 Oct 2014 | 10:42 |
Slaughter and May has elected corporate partner David Wittmann as its new practice partner, replacing Paul Olney, who is retiring at the end of this year after more than 30 years at the firm.
24 Oct 2014 | 10:12 |
Reed Smith has taken a lead role on the licence and supply agreement for a potential Ebola vaccine developed by Danish company Bavarian Nordic.
24 Oct 2014 | 00:06 |