Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm enhances Asia-Pac team by Steve Randall

    An international law firm has given a boost to its Hong Kong office… Baker & McKenzie signs global corporate responsibility initiative… Law firm CEO says don’t forget the back office… Nabarro PEP rises 21 per cent…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm launches tool to hook clients by Steve Randall

    A major law firm has unveiled a new resource which it hopes will lead to securing more clients… New global management appointments at Reed Smith… Clyde & Co launches new international arbitration group… Thirteen partners to leave Olswang in Germany… FIFA execs hire law firms to defend against Swiss bank probe…

  • Morning Briefing: Women lawyers denied promotions over pregnancy fears by Steve Randall

    A new report claims women lawyers are being passed over for promotion over fears that they may get pregnant… International law firm closes office to consolidate… Mayer Brown partners recognised for IP work… UK insurance body expresses concern about PI lawyers…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm hires Ashurt team for Tokyo launch by Steve Randall

    An international law firm is gearing up to open a new practice in Tokyo… Employees more likely to ask a co-worker than legal counsel… Singapore firm boosts litigation and disputes practice… Corrs Melbourne join charity sleepout… US firm loses case defending its fees…

  • Morning Briefing: Queen attends Magna Carta commemoration by Steve Randall

    HM Queen Elizabeth II was at Runnymede, England, to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta… International law firm plans support hub in Asia-Pac… New HK managing partner for Ashurst… Barristers say referral fees would “corrupt the market”…

  • Morning Briefing: Equal pay for lawyers estimated in 2021 by Steve Randall

    The wage gap between male and female lawyers is narrowing, according to a new report… Asia-Pac law firms celebrate award wins… Indian government to amend arbitration law… Apple facing lawsuit over security checks…