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  • DWF promotes six partners globally; none in London

    Nov 10 2016 DWF has announced its latest partner promotion round, which includes lawyers from Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Liverpool, Manchester, and Newcastle. They were among... more
  • Clifford Chance hires Woo Kwan Lee & Lo partner

    Nov 10 2016 Clifford Chance has hired Frank Yuen from Hong Kong firm Woo Kwan Lee & Lo (WKLL), where he had been a partner since 1997. Yuen joins Clifford Chance’s Hong Kong... more
  • Mayer Brown HK partner moves to RPC

    Nov 10 2016 Mayer Brown’s Jeremy Cunningham has been hired by Reynolds Porter Chamberlain (RPC) as a partner in the firm’s Hong Kong office. Cunningham specializes in M&A and... more
  • Carey Olson launches Hong Kong office

    Nov 10 2016 Offshore firm Carey Olson has opened its second Asia base in Hong Kong, following its first office opening in the region last year in Singapore. The Singapore office... more
  • Morgan Lewis surfaces as potential KWM partner

    Nov 08 2016 As King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) evaluates a potential combination with CMS Cameron McKenna, another possibility has emerged with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. According to a... more
  • Slater and Gordon continues restructuring with more closures

    Nov 08 2016 Slater and Gordon (S&G) has confirmed that the firm’s restructuring efforts will involve additional office closures in the UK, as announced by group managing director... more
  • Squires appoints new EMEA head

    Nov 08 2016 Squire Patton Boggs has appointed corporate partner Jane Haxby as the firm’s new head of Europe for a three-year term beginning in January 2017. She will replace... more
  • Dechert hires two in London

    Nov 08 2016 Dechert has made two new hires in its London office as the US firm bolsters its UK presence. The new hires include John Markland of Kirkland & Ellis, and Ross... more
  • Law Offices of Lynda Hinkle

    Nov 08 2016 Law Offices of Lynda Hinkle Lynda Hinkle [email protected] http://lyndahinkle.com 900 Route 168, Suite A-5,Turnersville,NJ,08012 Tel.8562277888 Hours:... more
  • Freshfields M&A partner hired by Simpson Thacher

    Nov 07 2016 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has hired Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Ben Spiers, who will join Simpson Thacher’s M&A group. The firm has expanded its London... more
  • Junior lawyers name Brexit top career worry

    Nov 07 2016 According to the latest salary survey conducted by The Lawyer, junior lawyers are currently more concerned about Brexit than any other factor affecting their careers.... more
  • Slater & Gordon to close more UK offices

    Nov 07 2016 Slater & Gordon has announced additional office closures in the UK as a result of declining financial performance. Chairman John Skippen made the announcement during... more
  • Squire Patton Boggs taps KWM for energy team

    Nov 07 2016 Squire Patton Boggs has hired Neil Upton, former global energy co-head at King & Wood Mallesons (KWM). He joins the firm along with a team of six, including four... more
  • Latham promotes two in London among 27 globally

    Nov 05 2016 Latham & Watkins has promoted two lawyers in London within its latest promotion round, which included 27 lawyers globally. This represents half of last year’s City... more
  • Linklaters updates lockstep structure

    Nov 05 2016 Linklaters has updated its lockstep structure in order to bring increased flexibility to its system of promoting partners on the firm’s ladder. The changes were voted... more
  • Clifford Chance reviews lockstep points system

    Nov 05 2016 Clifford Chance is currently reviewing its lockstep points system, after having recently voted to modify its remuneration system last year. The review is intended to... more
  • White & Case hires more HSF lawyers in Australia

    Nov 05 2016 White & Case has hired more lawyers from Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) in Australia as part of its plan to launch new offices in Melbourne and Sydney. White & Case... more
  • Akin Gump adjusts associate pay

    Nov 05 2016 Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld has announced a change to associate pay in light of a fluctuating pound. Newly-qualified (NQ) lawyers in the firm’s London office will... more
  • Linklaters appoints new senior leaders

    Nov 05 2016 Linklaters has made several changes to its corporate team’s leadership, following Aedamar Comiskey’s appointment as global corporate head. As a result, the next... more
  • Kennedys launches India hub

    Nov 05 2016 Kennedys has opened a new desk in India, led by partner Adosh Chatrath and associate Rima Sengupta. The desk will operate in India as well as the UK and Dubai, and... more

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