Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: 51 new partners for major firm; 12 in Asia-Pac by NZ Lawyer

    The latest round of partner promotions has been announced at one international law firm… Two new partners for Linklaters in Asia-Pac… Singapore graduate now head of Lathams in London… Redundancies at international law firm… EY boosts Indian team with 150 hires…

  • Morning Briefing: Asia-Pac dominates promotions at international law firm by John Maguire

    Herbert Smith Freehills has announced its latest round of promotions which set two new records for the firm… Firms merge as part of international growth strategy… International firm marks a decade in Dubai… King & Wood Mallesons reshapes London office with Eversheds hires…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms score highly in top 50 employers for women by John Maguire

    A new league table of professions that do more for female employees features 11 law firms… International firm hires jet-setting partner… New capital markets partner for Latham & Watkins Hong Kong… More Fried Frank Hong Kong partners hired… Olswang makes all-female promotion round… Lawsuit after wrong man was cremated…

  • Morning Briefing: Norton Rose Fulbright hires Fried Frank team by John Maguire

    A team of five lawyers has been hired by Norton Rose Fulbright from Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson in Hong Kong… International network announces 39 promotions… PayPal appoints new GC for eBay split… US law firms paying more for first year lawyers… Bogus lawsuit against Facebook thrown out by court…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm appoints new practice head in Australia by John Maguire

    A global law firm has announced a new head for its private equity practice in Australia… Minter Ellison appoints new Perth disputes head… Twenty new partners for Clyde & Co… DLA Piper finalises Canadian merger… New partner for Bird & Bird in Singapore…

  • Morning Briefing: Quindell shareholders agree on sale by John Maguire

    Shareholders of Quindell have voted to sell to Slater & Gordon but there are still regulatory hurdles to overcome… International law firm promotes 22 to partner, 40 per cent women… Women lawyers feel unsafe in India’s Supreme Court… Globalaw prepares for Tokyo conference…