Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Global insurance sector M&A increases for first time in 3 years by NZ Lawyer

    The level of M&A activity in the global insurance sector has reached its highest level in three years… Slater & Gordon continues to grow…Bird & Bird launches IT projects business… Facebook boss’ home dispute could go to court…

  • Morning Briefing: IP law firm expands into Asia by NZ Lawyer

    IP specialist law firm has opened offices in Beijing and Hong Kong… International firms announce management changes… Survey predicts expansion of infrastructure investment… New capital markets partner for DLA Piper in Hong Kong… Pinsent Masons recognised for Islamic finance practice…

  • 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…