Ropes & Gray has hired capital markets lawyer Hyo Young Kang in Seoul from Linklaters.
21 Nov 2014 | 04:49 |
British American Tobacco (BAT) group legal director and general counsel Neil Withington is to retire after more than two decades at the company.
20 Nov 2014 | 17:22 |
Legal Week is unveiling its shortlist of top client partners after polling in-housers at major corporates to find out their favourite legal advisors.
20 Nov 2014 | 12:07 |
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has made up two corporate lawyers in Hong Kong in its latest six-strong promotions round.
19 Nov 2014 | 08:07 |
The bulk of senior in-house lawyers in Invensys' UK corporate group have left or are leaving the engineering and IT firm, following the UK company's £3.4bn takeover, Legal Week has learned.
19 Nov 2014 | 01:00 |
Slaughter and May and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer are among four firms to have taken roles on the demerger of Reckitt Benckiser's pharmaceutical business.
19 Nov 2014 | 00:08 |
The cream of Africa's legal community came out in force to celebrate the African Legal Awards on a night that saw Eversheds, Linklaters alliance firm Webber Wentzel and GE secure major prizes.
18 Nov 2014 | 15:36
Dechert partner Daniel Gal is to join Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom's international arbitration practice in London, in a rare hire for the New York firm.
18 Nov 2014 | 11:00 |
Three senior partners are exiting Australian big six firm Clayton Utz in the coming months, with two set to join rival firms in the country.
18 Nov 2014 | 09:20 |
Global law firm Baker & McKenzie is in the spotlight this week following a report by the Wall Street Journal that it won work from China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) following inappropriate conduct by one of the company's in-house lawyers...
18 Nov 2014 | 08:11 |
Norton Rose Fulbright has set a target percentage for female partners globally, aiming for 30% representation within six years.
18 Nov 2014 | 00:05 |
Travers Smith has made a rare lateral partner hire, snaring Kirkland & Ellis City private equity partner Stephanie Biggs.
17 Nov 2014 | 12:00 |
King & Spalding's London office has hired Linklaters partner Tom O'Neill and Latham & Watkins counsel Markus Bauman to its European capital markets practice.
17 Nov 2014 | 10:09 |
India's largest law firm Amarchand Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co could soon be facing a crisis after brothers and joint managing partners Shardul and Cyril Shroff have entered into a battle over ownership of the firm, local media have reported.
17 Nov 2014 | 08:08 |
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has acted opposite Paul Hastings on the IPO of Samsung's technology services subsidiary company Samsung SDS, for $1.1bn.
17 Nov 2014 | 07:00 |