Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Firm grabs 750 lawyers and partners from Binghams by NZ Lawyer

    Morgan Lewis welcomes more than 750 from Bingham McCutchen… Competition lawyer joins HSF in Sydney… China’s Han Kun forms alliance in Hong Kong…Year-end bonuses rise for elite firms… Law firm rewards military with free turkeys for Thanksgiving…

  • Morning Briefing: Legal profession leading the way in driving diversity by NZ Lawyer

    Firms achieve perfection in equality… Uber hires Hogan Lovells over privacy concerns… Solicitors to be given more freedom to diversify business… Cosmetics retailer faces lawsuit by Asian customers…

  • Morning Briefing: British multinational seeks US merger partner by NZ Lawyer

    UK-headquartered giant seeks US merger partner… Olswang revenues recover… Billed hours no longer a performance metric… Fried Frank faces multi-million dollar fine… Binghams staff reportedly leave amid redundancy report…

  • Morning Briefing: Election sees largest female-led firm emerge by NZ Lawyer

    Morgan Lewis: largest US law firm led by a woman… Survey shows positive outlook for law firm revenue… New website allows lawyers to bid for work… Irony in the ‘David and Goliath’ legal food fight…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm sets target for female partners by NZ Lawyer

    Global firm aims for females to make up 30 per cent of its partners within six years… US lawyers reap the rewards on US$100 billion M&A day… DLA Piper ends financial link in Turkey… Allen & Overy cuts back Moscow office amid sanctions… Heaney to leave Bird & Bird to join Baker Botts…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms’ confidence hits 7-year high by NZ Lawyer

    Confidence within the legal profession is at its highest since 2007, but business is more competitive… Hong Kong sees strong growth in corporate lawyers… Simmons & Simmons re-elects managing partner… DLA Piper litigation practice loses more partners… Law firm sued in unusual case of negligence…