Hunton & Williams and Andrews Kurth Kenyon have come to a merger agreement, forming a firm 1,000 lawyers strong, with
Reed Smith has hired investment fund finance head Bronwen Jones from Macfarlanes.
Jones has been with Macfarlanes since 2004, when she
Ashurst’s management suffered a significant pay cut in 2016/17, taking home 18% less than the year before.
The London firm’s turnover, on
According to the latest LLP accounts,
Morrison & Foerster’s (MoFo) UK revenue grew by nearly a third in 2017, making it a banner year for the City office.
Easily surpassing its already impressive global
Sidley Austin’s City office had a strong showing in its 2017 financial reports, after a year of big name hires.
The US firm’s London revenue rose by 14% to £85.7m.
Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft dropped for the third consecutive year in 2017.
The Manhattan firm’s revenue plummeted by 10% down to $408.1m.
Global revenues at
Hill Dickinson has finalized the sale of a portion of its insurance business group to Keoghs.
The sale includes 17 partners and 311
White & Case (W&C) has recruited three partners from Vinson & Elkins (V&E) and Andrews Kurth
Jones Day is experiencing a trend of departing City partners, as two more partners leave for other firms.
Corporate partner Dan Coppel was recruited by
Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy is having a banner year in the London market, with revenue on the rise.
The US firm’s City office saw a 9% increase in revenue
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher.
Gillespie moved to Gibson from
International investment business LetterOne Holdings has hired London finance veteran Stephen Gillespie from
Kirkland & Ellis has acquired Jennifer Perkins, currently serving as global co-chair of private equity at
Continuing its string of high profile hires,
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has promoted London lawyer David Christmas to asset management partner.
Although the firm has now promoted eight
Cooley has hired Michal Berkner from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom’s London office.
Berkner, a cross-border
Ashurst partner Mark Lubbock has been hired by