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Insolvency partner joins Corrs from HDY

1 hour 7 min ago

New IP head for international firm… Linklaters appoints global COO… Mayer Brown strengthens banking, finance team…

American giant expands in Australia

5 hours 7 min ago

The move also sees a reshuffle of key personnel in the country and the wider Asian region

NRF hires new energy and resources partner from Ashurst

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:00

The experienced lawyer leaves his former firm after more than 16 years

Two Australian lawyers declared global stars

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:00

One of the female superstars got the most nominations overall

Warranties, indemnities and exclusions remain challenging in contract negotiations

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:00

Find out how best to balance the speed of negotiation with risk

Dentons suspends partner as sexual misconduct allegations surface

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:00

Claims about the partner were made 15 months ago, before his former firm was acquired by the behemoth

Partners leave Quinn Emanuel to strike out on their own

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:00

A group of eight, including two senior partners, is forming its own boutique firm

Global firms boost Australian teams

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:00

Allens partner to lead energy review… Baker McKenzie director to spearhead diversity…

Top in-house counsel to be recognised

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 06:00

Showcase your team’s achievements at the Australasian Law Awards

HopgoodGanim adds four in Brisbane

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 06:00

The group includes a new special counsel, who joins the firm’s employment law team

Double partner hire in Tokyo upgrades DLA Piper teams

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 06:00

The new partners, who come from an elite US firm, have been appointed to leadership positions

Global firm launches client solutions brand

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 04:00

Linklaters Asia leadership changes… Ince chair to head Greece office… Accountants to take another slice of legal work…

Russell McVeagh acts as French electronic-payments giant snaps up NZ company

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 06:00

The $190m deal continues the French company’s consolidation of its industry

Top independent firms merge to challenge Australia’s status quo

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:24

The combined firm will have more than 1,150 staff

Key practice areas bolstered by Corrs’ partner promotions

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:06

The firm has elevated five lawyers, who all come from different teams

Hall & Wilcox welcomes two new partners

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:05

It has also promoted 10 lawyers to senior positions

German investments in Australia tipped to increase

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:04

The prediction comes as two legal heavyweights act in an $80m acquisition

Corporate law experts make partner

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:03

The duo boosts the firm’s partnership to 22

Record-setting deal closes with Withers’ expertise

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:02

The complex deal not only set a record in Southeast Asia, it was also a first in various jurisdictions

King & Spalding takes Clifford Chance PE head

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:01

The heavy-hitter headed his former firm’s M&A group in Singapore and PE practice in Southeast Asia