CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang has recruited insurance partners Andrew Horton and Steven Wise from RPC. The duo will join Shirley Lau & Co, CMS’s associated firm in Hong Kong. Horton’s litigation and
Stewarts has turned in a dramatic decrease in revenue and profit per equity partner (PEP), though the firm remains hopeful. After a double-digit revenue increase in 2016/17, the firm’s turnover dropped 20% this year
The ZICO Law network’s Cambodian member firm SokSiphana&associates (SSA) has announced plans to launch its second office in Siem Reap. The new office will be headed by SSA partner Khieu Mealy. With the addition of
Malaysian firm Adnan Sundra & Low (ASL) has announced a merger with boutique Putri Norlisa Chair (PNC), while ASL it will retain its name. PNC, which was established in 2015, has quickly received a number of awards
Jones Day has hired infrastructure and energy partner Richard Kramer from Simmons & Simmons in Tokyo. Kramer’s career began at Shearman & Sterling, working in the firm’s offices in New York, Tokyo, and Abu Dhabi.
Big Four accountancy law firm EY has acquired alternative legal services business Riverview Law a few months after its acquisition of Lawyers On Demand. Since Riverview’s 2012 launched, it is understood to have
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Clifford Chance have both upped their trainee salaries, with Clifford Chance also raising its pay for newly qualified lawyers (NQ). Freshfields has raised the salary of its first
White & Case has posted an 84% retention rate in its autumn batch of trainees. Keeping on 21 of the 25 trainees, White & Case has kept on par with its recent retention rates as well, having retained 13 of 16 (81%) of