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Baker & McKenzie adds two partners to HK office

Sep 10, 2014 Baker & McKenzie has boosted its Hong Kong office with the hire of employment partner Rowan McKenzie from Linklaters, and competition partner Stephen Crosswell from Clifford Chance. The hires bring the Hong Kong…

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Linklaters retains 93% of Autumn qualifiers

Jul 24, 2014 Linklaters has announced that it will retain 93 per cent of its trainees this autumn, offering 54 of 57 trainees a position as a newly qualified lawyer, and seeing 53 accept the offer. Linklaters is the first among…

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Norton announces pay rises for trainees and NQs

Jul 19, 2014 Norton Rose Fulbright has announced a pay rise for newly qualified and trainee lawyers. Newly qualified lawyers will take home an extra £2000, with pay jumping from £63,000 to £65,000, backdated to May. The pay…

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Barclays streamlines panel of legal advisors

Jul 8, 2014 Banking group Barclays has streamlined its panel of legal advisors, cutting 30% of the list of firms and organising the remainder into a two-tiered system of ‘preferred’ and ‘approved firms. The ‘preferred’…

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Slaughters announces annual pay rise

May 6, 2014 Slaughter and May has announced its annual pay rises, bumping up pay for newly qualified lawyers by £2,000 to award a salary of £65,000. The boost brings Slaughters out of last place among magic circle firms for…

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