Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Multinational law firm bids to crack new market by NZ Lawyer

    An international law firm is targeting Africa to get ahead of the market… Real estate partner checks out new locations… Insurance firm faces class action after data breach… Lawyers act for sharks…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm promotes 16 lawyers to partnership by NZ Lawyer

    International firm promotes 16 lawyers to partnership… Dentons expands with South Africa office… New partner for Bird & Bird in HK… Mayer Brown hires DLA Piper practice head… No criminal action against pay day lender using fake law firms…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm continues to build its Asia-Pac presence by NZ Lawyer

    Following last year’s expansion into Australia an international law firm has announced another Asia-Pac alliance … Herbert Smith Freehills looks for partner firm in US… Acritas publishes US law firm league table… Mockingbird sequel discovered by lawyer…

  • Morning Briefing: KWM to open in Singapore by NZ Lawyer

    King & Wood Mallesons expands with Singapore office… Quindell insists it’s still talking to Slater & Gordon… BLP elects new managing partner… New managing partner for HFW in Dubai… Pinsent Masons hires energy team…

  • Morning Briefing: New report on law firms’ LGB groups by NZ Lawyer

    The Law Society in England has published a report on lesbian, gay and bisexual networks within law firms… Lawyer appointed to Australian private equities industry association… Revenue up but profits down at Hogan Lovells… Ropes & Gray hires veteran Hong Kong litigator… Linklaters appoints new Africa head…

  • Morning Briefing: Australia fingered for law firm's drop in revenue by NZ Lawyer

    International law firm has seen revenue drop with one source pointing the finger at Australia… Linklaters appoints new practice head in India … Baker & McKenzie hires new corporate team… New managing partner at Clifford Chance in Moscow… Regulator bans cleaner from law firms… Debate rages over emoji in court…