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    Bird & Bird revenues up

    July 11, 2016 Bird & Bird put out its financial report for the 2015-16 financial year and saw its revenues gain 5.7 percent over the previous year to land at €343.8m. The gain is a slight slow down from last year's gain of 6.6…

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    Bird & Bird hires media lawyer

    May 16, 2016 London-based firm Bird & Bird has made a media hire. Richard McMorris will join the firm from Perform Group, a global sports media company based in the UK, where he worked as general counsel for four years, leading a…

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    Bird & Bird hires Simmons partner

    May 6, 2016 Bird & Bird has hired a Simmons & Simmons partner to head its Technology and Communications group in Singapore. The partner, Alexander Shepherd, helped establish the Simmons & Simmons Singapore office in 2013. He…

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    Bird & Bird promotes nine partners

    May 3, 2016 Bird & Bird has promoted nine partners in this year's promotion round. The firm promoted more intellectual property lawyers than any other type, with five lawyers making the cut from that division. Two partners from…

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    Eversheds wins most panel appointments

    April 27, 2016 Eversheds has bested its competitors by winning the most panel appointments for Q1 2016, according to Lawyer Market Intelligence statistics. Eversheds netted seven panel appointments, while Clifford Chance came in…

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    Olswang seeking potential merger with larger firms

    February 9, 2016 It has been reported that Olswang is considering plans to merge with some firms that outsize it. A merger has been the subject of speculation surrounding the firm for more than a year now, after former CEO David Stewart…

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    Clyde & Co head departs over client conflict issues

    October 6, 2015 Clyde & Co's head of regulatory disputes Julian Connerty has departed the firm to join Signature Litigation as a direct result of the conflicts of interest the firm felt prohibited it twice from taking a £1.2bn claim…

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    20-strong team moves together for second time

    September 24, 2015 A team of 20 lawyers is joining DLA Piper in its Hamburg office. The entire team moved together previously in 2011, when it joined Bird & Bird from Hogan Lovells. The team includes five partners – Stefan Engels (TMT),…

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    Bird & Bird head moves to Singapore firm

    September 7, 2015 The head of privacy and data protection for Asia-Pacific at Bird & Bird has been hired away by Singapore firm Joyce A Tan & Partners. Sheena Jacob will join Joyce A Tan & Partners as a partner and as joint head of its IP…

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