Morning briefing

  • Australian IPO activity defies market turbulence by Steve Randall

    New partners at global law firms… Ince & Co welcomes return of prominent shipping leader… Law firm launches global app for background checks…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm infiltrates Asia-Pac region by Steve Randall

    International law firm expands Asia-Pac locations… Ashurst announces new global integrated platform… Baker & McKenzie appoints APAC communications associate director… Another corporate partner joins race for the top at Linklaters… Legal profession adds billions to the UK economy…

  • Morning Briefing: Government urged to pass lawyer-advocate terrorist laws by Steve Randall

    Lawyers could be advocates for Australian terrorism suspects… International firm appoints Asia managing partner… Two new partners at Two Birds… White & Case associate bolsters Indonesian practice…

  • Morning Briefing: Asia-Pac firms targeting international expanision by Steve Randall

    Asia-Pac law firms are proactively targeting international growth… HFW hires asset finance team in Singapore… Four new hires for offshore specialists… Madonna risks legal action with Brisbane concert antics…

  • Morning Briefing: Aussie law firm to close as team joins international group by Steve Randall

    Australian law firm Lee & Lyons is to cease trading in February with its founders and a team of lawyers joining international firm Clyde & Co… Slaters shares slump as UK business drags… Asia overtakes Europe in global M&A… Global litigation head appointed at Squire Patton Boggs…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms failing on cyber threats by Steve Randall

    Law firms recognise the threat of cyber-attacks to clients and their businesses but are struggling to effectively mitigate the risk, according to a new survey… Clients operating in the EU? Prepare for huge fines… Baker & McKenzie appoints new global dispute chair… Hogan Lovells in Tokyo wins community award…