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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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Freshfields names new global finance head

Aug 5, 2016 Simon Johnson has been named new global finance head at [Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer ]. Johnson is currently a real estate finance partner at Freshfields, and replaces David Trott, who will remain with the firm in a…

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Economic uncertainty after Brexit threatens pay

Jun 26, 2016 One potential fallout from the Brexit vote is a freeze on planned pay raises at London law firms. One firm in the city has reportedly indicated that it will at minimum review its planned pay raises for first- and…

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