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McCabes, Curwoods agree to merge

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 08:45

“We are ambitious, and we want to build a strong, large-scale legal business with an expanded interstate presence”

Russell McVeagh details scope of independent review

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 08:44

The firm has picked an eminent public servant to oversee an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct

Law Society of Scotland warns of ongoing email scam

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 08:09

Criminals are sending emails that claim they are from the organisation

Sydney team advise CBA on AU$750m hybrid offering

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 07:12

Global firm announces female-focused initiatives… Tresscox teams joins Meridian property, commercial practice…

Hall & Wilcox scores 20-strong team in Brisbane

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 08:55

The group includes three partners, five special counsel, and two senior associates

HSF helps sell Australia’s largest radiology network

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 08:53

HSF helps sell Australia’s largest radiology network

DLA helps new operator win Sydney intermodal terminal bid

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 08:50

The deal may help manage expected growth in freight volumes and road and rail congestion across Sydney

Booby-trapped: Utah Bar scratches head after scandalous state-wide email blast

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 08:29

The lawyer body just wanted to promote its annual spring convention

Law firms well-placed to face Brexit uncertainty

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 05:22

Ashurst boosts corporate team in Hong Kong… Clifford Chance advises bookies on Aussie sale…

Russell McVeagh names external reviewer

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 12:14

The besieged law firm has brought in one of the most eminent public servants to lead the investigation

Sydney partner tapped to lead NRF’s tech and innovation group

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 08:14

The partner is a tech industry pioneer, having created his own NewLaw firm and an AI-enabled legal chatbot

K&L Gates elevates two in Australia

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 08:12

Melbourne and Sydney lawyers are among the 34 new partners of the global firm

Slater and Gordon case judge worried about witness statement glut

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 08:05

The judge handling the billion-dollar claim against Watchstone Group imposes a limit

UK criminal barristers routinely skip lunch

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 07:47

Lawyers are doing more and more for less and less, says the Criminal Bar Association chair

NRF appoints Sydney partner to lead global team

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 05:14

Litigation funder forms own insurance company… Hong Kong boutique for former Baker McKenzie practice head…

Clayton Utz lands Ashurst partner

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:12

The banking expert moves after a decade at his old firm

Baker McKenzie adds special counsel in Melbourne

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:10

The firm boosts its ranks as it remains busy in M&A and capital markets

Major refinance succeeds with Ashurst’s expertise

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:07

The deal involved a $740m refinance and the financing of a major public-private partnership project

Clifford Chance adds new leaders

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:00

The firm has picked partners from America and Asia to expand its leadership

Asia Pacific practice leader joins Clifford Chance global team

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 04:40

HSF disputes chief to chair Belt & Road commission… Finance lawyer joins Clayton Utz from Ashurst…