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Burford hires new MD Craig Arnott from Fried Frank

Aug 10, 2016 Craig Arnott has been hired as Managing Director at litigation funder Burford Capital, replacing Nick Rowles-Davies, who is reportedly leaving Burford to open a rival firm. Arnott previously led the competition practice…

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Herbert Smith Freehills promotes 20 lawyers

Apr 22, 2016 Global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills promoted 20 lawyers in its 2016 promotion round, with 10 promoted lawyers hailing from the UK and EMEA and ten from its Asian offices. The firm, which has committed to a 25…

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Jones Day opens in Brisbane

Feb 1, 2016 Jones Day is stretching its reach in Australia with the opening of a new office in Brisbane, its third on the continent and second opening in as many years. The office will begin…

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