Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm mergers hit record high in 2015 by Steve Randall

    Mergers among law firms continues with pace… International law firm keeps on growing… Chinese legal profession is “in constant fear” says former judge… Hire from Baker & McKenzie in UAE…

  • Morning Briefing: Are Aussie law firms helping to change perceptions of lawyers? by Steve Randall

    Law firms in Australia and the UK are among those that are helping to change the business of law... International law firm to close one office, review another… Former law firm IT engineer convicted of hacking its network…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms investing big money in business development by Steve Randall

    A new poll shows law firms are investing millions of dollars to grow their business… New managing partner for international firm in Doha… International law firm helps ex-offenders into work… Tech giants choose agreement rather than litigation…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm pulls out of Canada by Steve Randall

    A law firm is to close its Canadian office after the departure of its Toronto-based partner… Million-dollar fraud barrister disbarred… Law firm investigates Fiat over alleged under-reporting of deaths… Lawsuit filed by daughter of deceased Fast & Furious actor…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms bring in the marketers by Steve Randall

    Almost half of law firms responding to a recent survey say they have hired marketing professionals… Quindell to face legal action over profit statements… Lawyers can’t decide where VW case should be heard… Academic calls for China to adopt Hong Kong legal system…

  • Morning Briefing: World’s top law brands named by Steve Randall

    The annual ranking of global law brands has been released… London needs lawyers from outside Europe says Law Society… International law firm names global fund finance practice head… Thong Song singer brings in the lawyers…