News

  • Asia-Pac’s top 100 firms announced by Steve Randall

    The annual survey of the biggest law firms in Asia-Pacific has been released… New Singapore joint venture for international firm… Kennedys announces expansion of capabilities… New global cyber security chief at Clyde… Peter Lamont joins NRF in Brisbane…

  • Lawyers jobs at risk as Slaters weighs office closures by Steve Randall

    Slater and Gordon is considering closing two of its UK offices affecting around 51 staff including fee-earners… Herbert Smith Freehills tops Australian M&A league tables… New M&A co-head announced at Orrick… Legal advisor wins wrongful termination case against Bikram yoga…

  • Firm announces seven promotions by Samantha Woodhill

    A major firm has announced the appointment of two special counsel and five new senior associates.

  • Legal delivery centre “super depressing” say future lawyers by Miklos Bolza

    The creation of a legal delivery centre at one law school has been seen as a dismal sign of the times for graduates and their employment prospects.

  • Denmark passes ‘cruel’ asylum seeker laws by Samantha Woodhill

    The Danish parliament has passed controversial asylum seeker laws over night.

  • Almost half of corporates planning to divest by NZ Lawyer

    A large proportion of corporates are planning to make divestments in the next two years, according to a new survey… Expansion for DLA Piper… WLG sets female partner targets… Man accused of helping lawyers against China is released…