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Bingham-Morgen merger talks in critical phase

Sep 29, 2014 The Wall Street Journal reports that the merger talks between Bingham McCutchen and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius are now in a critical phase. The article states that Morgan Lewis has identified a group of roughly 24…

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Morgan Lewis and Bingham sign merger agreement

Sep 22, 2014 US firms Morgan Lewis & Bockius of Philadelphia and Bingham McCutchen of Boston have, according to a Reuters article, signed an agreement to merge. After talks that were first reported in July between the two firms and a…

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BLM set to break £100m turnover threshold

Aug 22, 2014 BLM managing partner Mike Brown has made a “conservative” estimate that the firm will surpass the £100m turnover mark by the end of the year. The firm saw turnover rise by 5 per cent from £84.7m to £89m last…

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Scottish firms Harper Macleod and Bird Semple merge

Aug 13, 2014 Scottish firm Harper Macleod has merged with private client boutique Bird Semple. The combined firm will operate under Harper Macleod’s banner, with 59 partners - five of whom are from Bird Semple), 153 lawyers and…

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Merger creates new Beverly Hills boutique

Aug 9, 2014 A new Beverly Hills law firm has launched under the name Tepper & Takvoryan, APC, after the merger of Tepper & Associates and Takvoryan Law Group of Glendale. The combined firm will be led by managing partners Foster…

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LeClairRyan merges with Houston firm

Aug 1, 2014 US national law firm LeClairRyan has merged with Houston-based firm Hays, McConn, Rice & Pickering. The Hays McConn team includes 18 attorneys and 19 professional staff, with offices in Houston and Las Vegas. The…

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Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham to merge

Jul 20, 2014 The partnerships of Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham have both voted to approve a merger between the two firms. The combined firm will operate under the name Charles Russell Speechly, with 170 partners and…

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