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Ashurst announces global general counsel

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 01:18

Expanded global firm names deputy managing partner… DLA Piper hires Kirkland partner for Hong Kong corporate team…

Carter Newell's partnership grows

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:59

In addition to promoting one lawyer, the firm has also recruited another from a national firm

Allens leads as Rio Tinto sell Qld coal assets

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:57

The US$4.15bn deal is only the latest in a number of billion-dollar deals that the firm has worked on with its client

Corrs helps IP Group forge novel co-investment structure in Australia

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:55

The structure opens the door for supers, and potentially millions of their members, to gain access to new investment opportunities

Gibson Dunn leads Facebook's counter amid data privacy scandal

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:53

The firm is known for its appellate and constitutional groups inside its litigation practice

Star international arbitrator to join global chambers

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:51

The solicitor-advocate, who moved to the country in 2015, is currently a partner at a Magic Circle firm

This sector leads practise verticals among top UK firms

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 03:07

This sector leads practise verticals among top UK firms… Legal barriers impact ASEAN trade says report… Eversheds Sutherland promotes 20 to partnership…

Here are the top Australasian M&A legal advisers for 1Q2018

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 05:55

M&A booms on the back of fewer but larger deals

K&L Gates welcomes special counsel in Melbourne

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 05:53

The appointment continues a flurry of appointments for the firm in Sydney and Melbourne

Top lawyers join Takeovers Panel

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 05:52

A senior taxation lawyer and a corporate and M&A practice head have been appointed to three-year terms

Squire Patton Boggs distances itself from Trump lawyer

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 05:50

The firm forged a strategic alliance with the lawyer and his firm last year

Aussie law firm launches e-discovery startup

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 01:06

Law Society urges members to protect post-Brexit practise rights… New financial chief for Norton Rose Fulbright…

Thomson Geer scores long-time partner from Dentons

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 04:40

The aged-care and retirement living specialist brings with him a team of eight

Employment law partner joins Maddocks

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 04:38

The appointment brings on board a seasoned lawyer with more than two decades' experience

Jackson McDonald invests in data analytics and hybrid cloud

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 04:36

The investment has allowed the firm to launch new systems, including a new HR information system

O'Melveny & Myers denies any plans to merge

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 04:34

A rumoured merger would create an international law firm of more than 3,000 lawyers

Dentons hosts Space Camp

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 04:32

The accelerator program is the first in the UK dedicated to the space technology industry

Clifford Chances advises on billion-dollar booze business deal

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 02:40

Legal sector facing increased consolidation, regulation… National firm partner appointed to Federal Takeovers Panel… Mayer Brown adds strength to new Tokyo office…

Prominent pair uncork $1bn acquisition

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 05:22

An American asset manager buys the largest wine company in Australia and the UK by sales volume

Many Australian legal sector workers want to digitise processes

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 05:20

Research reveals how much enterprise workers spend on paper-based tasks each week