Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms' ability to embrace diversity questioned by Steve Randall

    Insurance exec doubts the ability of law firms to embrace diversity… Senior litigator joins international law firm in Hong Kong… Property Council Award for Aussie lawyer… UK legal system continues to learn new lessons…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms celebrate recognition for gender diversity by Steve Randall

    Some of the world’s best known global law brands have been recognised for their work in promoting and retaining women lawyers… Clifford Chance opens Singapore academy… Stronger foundations for firm’s international construction practice… One case – $36 million profit… UK court awards cash to daughter snubbed in will…

  • Morning Briefing: Slater & Gordon announces break with major UK client by Steve Randall

    Slater & Gordon says an agreement is to end between its recently-acquired UK professional services business and one of its major clients… Questions raised over success potential for Dentons… Law firm launches blog on financial services investigations… Billboard names music’s most powerful lawyers…

  • Morning Briefing: Shocking revelation about Indian legal profession by Steve Randall

    The Bar Council of India has revealed a startling statistic about the country’s legal profession… International law firm launches corporate crime & fraud unit… Court fee increases will impact justice says Law Society…

  • Morning Briefing: Mum says don’t become a lawyer by Steve Randall

    If you’re a parent would you advise your child to follow you into the legal profession or suggest another path?… International network welcomes Indian firm… Managing partners moderately confident in financial performance… UK regulator launches ground-breaking study…

  • Morning Briefing: Gender equality won’t happen without change says report by Steve Randall

    A new report highlights what's needed to achieve gender equality at the bar… Asia chief possible managing partner for international firm… US firm creates new management role… Bakers appoints new head of international arbitration…