Fieldfisher has posted a 9% rise in revenue in the first six months of 2014-15, with fee income rising to £54.3m from £49.9m at the same time last year.
21 Nov 2014 | 16:56 |
Global minicab app Uber has turned to Hogan Lovells to carry out an internal privacy probe, as the company faces criticism following comments made by an executive about suggesting he might reveal personal information about hostile journalists.
21 Nov 2014 | 13:04 |
Ropes & Gray has hired capital markets lawyer Hyo Young Kang in Seoul from Linklaters.
21 Nov 2014 | 04:49 |
Ashurst's head of competition in Australia, Liza Carver, has left the firm to join Herbert Smith Freehills' Sydney office.
21 Nov 2014 | 00:25 |
Olswang has announced an 11% rise in revenue in its 2014-15 half-year results, with the un-audited figure increasing to £63.9m.
20 Nov 2014 | 15:29 |
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 |
Addleshaw Goddard has posted double digit revenue growth for the first half of the financial year, despite suffering a number of prominent departures.
20 Nov 2014 | 10:42 |
Kirkland & Ellis, Morrison & Foerster and BakerHostetler have helped agree a near $500m (£319m) pay out for victims of Bernard Madoff's infamous Ponzi scheme with two of the fraudster's feeder funds that are now in liquidation.
20 Nov 2014 | 10:23 |
Eversheds partners voted to pursue a merger with a US firm over the summer, with management now in active discussions with potential targets.
20 Nov 2014 | 09:45 |
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
Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, Davis Polk & Wardwell and Sullivan & Cromwell have taken lead roles on the mammoth $34.6bn (£22bn) merger of oil drillers Halliburton and Baker Hughes.
18 Nov 2014 | 14:25 |
A dramatic year for Bingham McCutchen reached a crescendo last week, with the transfer of the bulk of the partnership to Morgan Lewis & Bockius providing the catalyst for the dissolution of the Boston stalwart, which had 1,000 lawyers on its books ju...
18 Nov 2014 | 11:24 |