Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyers’ apprenticeships open up new route to qualification by Steve Randall

    Lawyers’ apprenticeships open up new route to qualification… International law firm expands in Asia-Pac… US calls for release of detained Chinese lawyers…Another US litigation firm continues overseas expansion…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms are from Mars, GCs are from Venus? by Steve Randall

    A new survey aimed to find out just how closely the needs of external law firms meet those of general counsel... Taylor Wessing merges with Dutch firm… Baker Botts adds three to HK/Beijing team…Holman Fenwick Willan announces death of Paris partner…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms to face scrutiny from insurers by Steve Randall

    An increase in cyber attacks targeting law firms puts risk management back in focus… Bird & Bird hires former DLA Piper Asia-Pac employment head… Arbitration partner added to Gibson & Dunn’s Asia-Pac team… Dechert announces association in Saudi Arabia… Law firm takes aim at Google’s privacy issues…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm launches Hong Kong association by Steve Randall

    A law firm has received approval to form an association in Hong Kong… Former Willkie Farr & Gallagher lawyer could face jail… Private equity group expands at Ropes & Gray… Lawyers shut down Pokemon party…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyer’s widow charged with murder by Steve Randall

    Morning Briefing: Lawyer’s widow charged with murder... In-house lawyers more likely to open phishing-emails...Music copyright lawsuit may be out of tune... Slater & Gordon revenue soars

  • Morning Briefing: Slater & Gordon under pressure from ASIC by Steve Randall

    Australian-listed law firm Slater & Gordon will respond to an investigation by changing one of its accounting practices… NRF named fastest rising Asia-Pac law brand… Bakers makes promotion to global director of financial processes… Magic Circle announce retention rates… New York lawyers miss out on offices…