James Noble named Singapore managing partner at Harneys

Feb 14, 2019 Harneys has appointed James Noble as managing partner of the firm’s office from Singapore. He takes on the position from Lisa Pearce, who is stepping down from the post in order to retire. Noble is a litigator who focuses on restructuring, insolvency, financial services, and trusts and estates. He has been with Harneys since 2010, when he joined the firm’s Cayman Islands office as an associate. He has since worked in the firm’s Hong Kong and Singapore offices. Comments and more »

Milbank and White & Case reveal latest financials

Feb 11, 2019 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and White & Case are among the latest firms to release recent financial results, with both firms reporting increases in turnover. Milbank's London office saw a 25% increase in revenue,…

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KPMG boosts France presence

Feb 11, 2019 KPMG continues to boost its legal offerings with the hire of 145 lawyers in its newly launched office in France. The new hires have joined the firm from French firm Fidal, and will be a part of KPMG Avodats, the…

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DWF announces details of anticipated IPO

Feb 10, 2019 DWF has announced further details about the firm's planned IPO, which is expected to take place in March. The firm expects to raise approximately £75m, with a free float of at least 25% of the firm's issued share…

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Fieldfisher names David Wilkinson senior partner

Feb 10, 2019 Fieldfisher has announced that corporate partner David Wilkinson has been elected as the firm's next senior partner. He will take over the position from Matthew Lohn, who served as senior partner for the past six years.…

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Cooley launches Brussels office

Feb 8, 2019 Cooley has announced the launch of a new office in Brussels. The new base will serve as the second European location for the US firm. The new office will be headed up by Alexander Israel, a competition partner who…

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