Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms that grow their brand grow their revenue by John Maguire

    A new study reveals law firms that have the biggest growth in revenue have also grown their brands… International firm votes to change to more flexible lockstep… Law firms bucks the trend in Russia…

  • Morning Briefing: International leadership roles created at Corrs by John Maguire

    Corrs Chambers Westgarth has created eight new leadership roles in its international business groups… Eversheds hires senior Barclays lawyer for Hong Kong practice… Expansion for Baker & McKenzie’s Myanmar team… Promotions for Watson Farley Williams… Minter Ellison hires real estate lawyer from HSF… UK Supreme Court launches “sue-tube”…

  • Morning Briefing: South Korea considering options for foreign law firms by John Maguire

    Foreign law firms may soon be able to go into joint ventures with law firms in South Korea… Singapore Law Society president defends high supply of new lawyers… Law firm launches beer practice… Blurred Lines lawyers demand retrial…

  • Morning Briefing: Australia’s boards are younger, more diverse by John Maguire

    The board members of Australia’s biggest companies are getting younger and include more women, according to a new study… Firm tempts experienced female lawyers to return… Simmons & Simmons promotes 13 including two in Hong Kong… New Beijing partner brings three languages to two birds… Freshfields promotes two in Tokyo…

  • Morning Briefing: Six new Asia-Pac partners for DLA Piper by John Maguire

    DLA Piper has announced its latest round of partner promotions with six of them from Asia-Pac… Clifford Chance appoints new capital markets head in Asia-Pac… International firm announces new global chair… London firm arrives in Hong Kong…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm adds 25 to partnership by John Maguire

    Another international law firm has announced its latest partner promotions… Baker & McKenzie appoints new global head of diversity… New head of antitrust practice at BLP… Hogan Lovells hires corporate partner in Tokyo… Mayer Brown JSM hires partner for corporate & securities practice…