Newcastle-based Ward Hadaway is to open in Leeds after poaching five partners and two associates. The eight lawyer Leeds office, Ward Hadaway’s first base outside its northeast heartland, will open in July and be
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The Office of Fair Trading conducted a series of dawn raids at offices of Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) as part of an investigation into price-fixing on loans to law firms and accountancy firms.
King & Spalding, a leading international law firm, announced today the establishment of an office in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With a total of 19 lawyers in its offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and
Baker & Daniels LLP today announced plans to establish a significant presence in Chicago. Veteran Chicago lawyers Richard E. Michaels and David M. Allen will lead the new Baker & Daniels' office. Both were shareholders
According to the Wall Street Journal, class-action law firm Milberg LLP is close to a settlement that could end a federal prosecution of the firm for alleged kickbacks.
In a forthcoming Stanford Law Review article titled "The Market for Bad Legal Advice", professor William Simon aims to shame colleagues who sell their opinions for the right price.
Allen & Overy has launched a Romanian Alliance, signing an exclusive association with local firm Radu Taracila Padurari Retevoescu SCA (RTPR). The news comes after magic circle rivals Linklaters signalled a retreat from
Denver's Holland & Hart is merging with Hale Lane Peek Dennison in Nevada to create a law firm with more than 415 attorneys in seven states. Holland & Hart, which now has 15 offices in Nevada, Colorado, Wyoming,
To Cher, Madonna, Oprah and Prince add Howrey, Skadden, Sutherland and Winstead. It’s part of a new branding trend for law firms — to go by only one name.
The gender pay gap is still a huge problem in the legal profession according to comprehensive survey by the Law Society.
Junior solicitors at the City's biggest firms face almost nine years of hard slog before being promoted, new research shows.
Partner promotions across the top 10 London firms fell by 10 percent over the last financial year, according to Legal Week research, which suggests that law firms are already tightening their belts in preparation for a
RollOnFriday has published a list of the latest law firm results: Firm --- Turnover --- % increase on 06/07 Field Fisher Waterhouse --- £88m --- 30% Norton Rose --- £297m --- 27% Herbert Smith --- £418m
The Supreme Court gave prosecutors a powerful tool Monday to attack the spread of child pornography online, ruling that people who send messages over the computer offering or seeking sexual images of children can be sent
The Lovells-backed Sino-Global Legal Alliance (SGLA) has been strengthened with the addition of another Chinese firm, with Chengdu’s Tahota Law Firm due to come on board in July.