BNP adds City firms to panel as RBS prepares for tough adviser review

BNP Paribas has confirmed the line-up of law firms on its new global legal panel, with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Herbert Smith winning places. Details of the panel have been confirmed as leading firms predict an extensive overhaul of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) legal panel, with the bank’s deputy general counsel John Collins and GC for corporate and M&A Rushad Abadan set to kick off a review in the coming months.

Hard negotiations on the way in this year’s round of bank reviews

BNP Paribas has confirmed the line-up of law firms on its new global legal panel, with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Herbert Smith winning places.

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