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Ashurst helps PNG company with pioneering BVI redomiciliation

Australasian Lawyer - 6 hours 28 min ago

The global firm taps its Sydney and Port Moresby lawyers to help with the cross-border deal

UK Law Society Group reveals 9% gender pay gap

Australasian Lawyer - 6 hours 30 min ago

There is 'continued imbalance' in senior roles, the bodies admit

Trump's border wall 'emergency' faces first legal challenge

Australasian Lawyer - 6 hours 33 min ago

State attorneys general in California, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, and elsewhere are poised to bring more suits

Australian leaders sponsors global firm’s innovation drive

Australasian Lawyer - 6 hours 36 min ago

A&O announces further leadership strength for consulting arm… Disputes head among elite honoured in Singapore…

McCullough Robertson reveals leadership revamp

Australasian Lawyer - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 18:38

The firm appoints two new executive leaders, including a new chair of partners

Carter Newell celebrates 30th year with seven promotions

Australasian Lawyer - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 05:49

Among the newly appointed lawyers are three special counsel

Mills Oakley gains employment law pro in Perth

Australasian Lawyer - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 05:47

The appointment comes as the firm's workplace relations practice in Perth is experiencing rapid growth

DLA Piper helps renew NSW rail

Australasian Lawyer - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 05:45

The firm tapped talent from around the world to make the deal a success

California bar asks members about sexual orientation, gender identity

Australasian Lawyer - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 05:38

The member survey was previously less interested in personal characteristics

Allen & Overy expands consulting business to Australia

Australasian Lawyer - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 04:52

Allens works with French firm on submarine program… Lawtech is failing to disrupt UK legal profession…

Hall & Wilcox takes special counsel from global firm

Australasian Lawyer - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:01

The senior lawyer will lead the commercial dispute resolution team in Perth

Why legal professionals must understand the latest developments in smart contracts

Australasian Lawyer - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:58

Richard Prangell, Viridian Lawyers director, explains the urgency in having a solid foundation on smart contracts

Law Council slams citizenship-stripping bill anew

Australasian Lawyer - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:54

“This flawed bill is an overreach of ministerial powers with the potential for serious unintended consequences”

Harneys picks litigation partner as next Singapore managing partner

Australasian Lawyer - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:50

The senior lawyer has been instrumental in developing the firm’s litigation and restructuring team in the city-state

New Asia Pacific PE head among quartet hire at White & Case

Australasian Lawyer - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:26

Most in-house teams expect to increase AI spending… Ashurst makes fourth Asia Pacific partner hire of 2019…

Hogan Lovells adds two high-profile partners in Sydney

Australasian Lawyer - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:46

Firm sees appointments as next phase of investment in Australia

KWM advises Brookfield Infrastructure on strategic acquisition

Australasian Lawyer - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:42

Deal was a global collaboration involving lawyers from Sydney, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Singapore

Law Council lauds new appointments to Family Court

Australasian Lawyer - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:40

Two new judges have been elevated to the Family Court from the Federal Circuit Court

Ashurst hires partner in Jakarta office

Australasian Lawyer - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:30

New partner will work at association firm Oentoeng Suria & Partners, OSP

Bribery & corruption enforcement is hardening says Hogan Lovells

Australasian Lawyer - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 19:00

Bird & Bird celebrates 10 years in Singapore… Lawyers outsell florists on Valentine's Day…