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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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Barclays' GC awarded $3.6m bonus

Mar 23, 2013 The outgoing general counsel at Barclays, Mark Harding, has been awarded a £3.6m bonus as part of a share incentive plan for the bank's directors and managers. Last month Harding announced that he would retire after…

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Freshfields on Nomura's Lehman buy-out

Sep 26, 2008 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has emerged as the latest firm to score a role on Japanese investment bank Nomura’s acquisition of Lehman Brothers’ Asian operations and its European and Middle East investment banking…

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Milbank Tweed grabs Lehman creditor role

Sep 19, 2008 Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy has landed a role advising the creditors’ committee of Lehman Brothers, which recreates the law firm line-up of the Enron bankruptcy. Most of Milbank’s bankruptcy team, which is led by…

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