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Sparke Helmore expands corporate and commercial group

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 05:48

The firm attracts a new partner it says has a formidable reputation in the market

Legal pros outline what to expect in Banking Royal Commission final report aftermath

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 05:46

The damning final report included 76 recommendations that test major aspects of the financial services industry

Grant Thornton Australia brings in new partner in Sydney

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 05:45

The lawyer will lead on Australian state taxes and support a growing national team of indirect tax specialists

China creates bankruptcy courts in Beijing and Shanghai

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 05:41

The launches come after a bankruptcy court was opened last month in Shenzhen

Litigation funder expands Australian capabilities

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 05:01

NZ lawyer died in Italian avalanche… BCLP survey focuses on cybersecurity in international arbitration…

KWM picks up partners from two rivals

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 05:39

Sino-Australian behemoth beefs up its Perth presence

Prestigious awards’ nominations close on Friday

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 05:37

Last chance to get involved with the Australasian Law Awards

IMF Bentham deepens war chest amid investor demand

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 05:34

In addition to upsizing two existing funds, the financier is launching another fund as investor appetite remains high

Deloitte’s SG firm adds director

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 05:29

The seasoned lawyer has a focus on tax advisory and M&A, advising high-net-worth individuals, private banks, and trustee companies

HFW makes its US Supreme Court debut

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 19:00

Magic Circle firm appoints global disputes head… Talent not finances should determine entry to legal profession…

Dentons reloads in Sydney, adds heavyweight planning and environment duo

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 05:04

The top firm is quickly replenishing its senior ranks after some departures last month

Australasian Law Awards to honour elite arbitrators and mediators

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 05:02

Nominate the most outstanding dispute-resolution experts for this year's top industry awards

Mills Oakley makes tax team hire from rival

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 05:00

The appointments come after the firm added another tax partner from a global firm in December

Corrs helps as funds manager takes $60m swig

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 04:58

The work has earned praise from the long-time client

Abortion foes aim for first US high court win in Kavanaugh era

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 04:44

They may be about to collect their first dividends from the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh

Blow for Ashurst as two senior partners exit

Mon, 02/04/2019 - 20:00

NRF putting extra energy and resources into Perth… Cooley sees Brexit opportunity with Brussels office launch…

MinterEllison snags new Melbourne partner

Sat, 02/02/2019 - 03:42

The environment and planning expert moved from an international rival

CBP adds insurance special counsel

Sat, 02/02/2019 - 03:40

The firm’s leader is excited by the growth and success of the firm’s insurance practice over the past year

Lander & Rogers launches iHub

Sat, 02/02/2019 - 03:34

A multidisciplinary team of lawyers, digital designers, and business specialists will help clients solve real commercial problems

Withers adds tax expert in Tokyo

Sat, 02/02/2019 - 03:31

Firm looks to Big Four accounting firm for new recruit