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Osborne Clarke hires 2 Bird & Bird partners in HK

Aug 5, 2014 Osborne Clarke has hired two Bird & Bird partners to help establish the firm’s new Hong Kong office. TMT specialist Marcus Vass will work alongside corporate lawyer John Koh to launch the new branch, which will be…

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Foley & Lardner boosts LA office with Pillsbury hire

Jul 21, 2014 Foley & Lardner has boosted its LA offering with the hire of Chris Laukenmann from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman. Laukenmann has been a partner in Pillsbury’s corporate and securities practice since early 2000, and…

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Two leading Kenyan law firms merge

Jun 26, 2014 Two leading Kenyan law firms have concluded a deal to merge and create a regional powerhouse, so long as they gain the necessary regulatory approvals. Hamilton Harrison & Mathews Advocates and Oraro & Company…

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Who's entitled to fees after law firm failure?

Jun 6, 2014 The question of who is entitled to the profits from lawyer fees after the collapse of a law firm is a hotly contested one, and the issue is currently playing out in the New York Supreme Court. Also at issue is…

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