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    Monopoli appointed new Bird & Bird Baseline CEO

    October 20, 2016 Bird & Bird has announced that Edoardo Monopoli will serve as the new CEO of Baseline, taking overy from Dominic Cook, who left the firm in August. Cook had reportedly departed after losing out on his attempt to…

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    Bird & Bird hires litigation head from Nokia

    October 6, 2016 Bird & Bird has hired Richard Vary of Nokia as a partner in the firm. He joins Bird Bird’s intellectual property and tech & communications practice. At Nokia, Vary served as vice president and head of litigation,…

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    Bird & Bird raises NQ salaries to £62,000

    September 2, 2016 Bird & Bird will be increasing its salaries for NQs by 5%, from £59,000 to £62,000. Of 17 qualifiers, 15 will remain with the firm, constituting a retention rate of 88 per cent. These results are similar to last year,…

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    Bird & Bird loses consulting CEO

    August 5, 2016 Dominic Cook has left his post as CEO of Baseline consulting at Bird & Bird after more than two decades at the firm. Bird & Bird CEO David Kerr will assume a transitional role with Baseline as the firm searches for a new…

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    Osborne Clark enters into association in Singapore

    August 3, 2016 Osborne Clark has announced its debut into the Singapore market with new office OC Queen Street, an association between Osborne Clark and Queen Street Legal. The firm has built up its international presence since the…

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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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