Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Major blow to alternative business structures by Steve Randall

    Major blow to alternative business structures… International firm recognized for pro bono… Social mobility still an issue in the Magic Circle…

  • Morning Briefing: Aussie firm to hold off acquisitions by Steve Randall

    Following a rapid expansion in the UK market over the past three years one Aussie firm now believes it’s big enough in that market – for now… New Clyde partner in Melbourne… Chinese firm announces London partnership… Mayer Brown announces 27 new partners… Baker & McKenzie announces expansion in SA…

  • Morning Briefing: Global expansion may not be good for business says firm chair by Steve Randall

    Firms may be missing the point on client needs says firm chair… Aussie law firm joins with Dentons… Paul Hastings hires City of London veteran…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm elects new managing partner by Steve Randall

    Gideon Moore has been elected as the firm-wide managing partner at Linklaters… New initiative on legal convergence in Asia… White & Case closes German office… Award for Ince & Co Hong Kong… Love Your Lawyer Day hailed a success…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyer among Paris dead by Steve Randall

    A lawyer from Hogan Lovells was among the victims of the Paris terror attacks on Friday… Tony Corcoran re-joins A&O at Peerpoint Asia-Pac… India's legal market reforms progressing… Baker & McKenzie wins major trademark award…

  • Morning Briefing: BLP to expand Asia footprint by Steve Randall

    Berwin Leighton Paisner has announced its intention to expand its Asia footprint with a new office in Myanmar… Allen & Overy leadership contenders named… Offshore firm wins Asia-Pac award… New UK top 20 firm could be created…