Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyer among Paris dead by Steve Randall

    A lawyer from Hogan Lovells was among the victims of the Paris terror attacks on Friday… Tony Corcoran re-joins A&O at Peerpoint Asia-Pac… India's legal market reforms progressing… Baker & McKenzie wins major trademark award…

  • Morning Briefing: BLP to expand Asia footprint by Steve Randall

    Berwin Leighton Paisner has announced its intention to expand its Asia footprint with a new office in Myanmar… Allen & Overy leadership contenders named… Offshore firm wins Asia-Pac award… New UK top 20 firm could be created…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm supports Aussie entrepreneurs by Steve Randall

    Corrs Chambers Westgarth is to help the next generation of Australian entrepreneurs with a new scholarship… Clyde & Co expands global marine team… Hogan Lovells hires team from Latham & Watkins… WLG chair re-elected… Chinese criminal justice system criticised in new report…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms announce innovative collaboration by Steve Randall

    Two law firms have announced a joint venture to offer a flexible solution for clients… Baker & McKenzie looks for merger partners… Most foreign lawyers in Korea not properly registered… Harvard law students protest seal’s link to slavery…

  • Morning Briefing: Dentons, Dacheng combination formalised by Steve Randall

    The long-awaited formal merger of global law firm Dentons with China’s Dacheng has been completed… US general counsel cut back on law firm spending… Baker & McKenzie appoints new global M&A head…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyers turn away lie detection test failures by Steve Randall

    Lawyers are turning away clients who fail polygraph tests… Law firms report rising confidence… Minter Ellison delivers results…