Taylor Wessing has announced that the firm is considering cutting up to 13% of staff in the firm’s London office. The cuts would affect 34 staff members in London as the firm evaluates options for replacing business
Richard Tan Kheng Swee has returned to Singapore-based RHTLaw Taylor Wessing, where he previously worked from 2013 to 2014. He returns to RHT as a partner and from Australian firm Barker Henley, where he was also a
White & Case has hired Jonathan Rogers as a partner in the firm’s London office. He focuses on financial regulatory matters and joins the firm from Taylor Wessing, where he has been a partner for 10 years. While at
Tim Eyles, who previously served as managing partner at Taylor Wessing, has joined consulting company Parker Fitzgerald. At Parker Fitzgerald, Eyles will take on the role of chairman, and will be responsible for
Dentons has begun recruiting new hires in Düsseldorf, where the firm recently announced the upcoming new office. The firm will bring on two partners, both of whom will be joining the firm from Taylor Wessing.
Eversheds Sutherland has hired John Siu, who joins the firm from Herbert Smith Freehills. He will join the firm’s Hong Kong office as a partner, and will work in the Financial Services Disputes and Investigations
Taylor Wessing has announced the hire of Chris Jeffrey, who joins the firm in Silicon Valley. He will serve as co-head of the US office and will oversee a number of new expansion efforts in the region. Jeffrey has
Eversheds Sutherland has hired Cedric Lam, who will serve as Greater China IP head at the firm. Lam joins Eversheds Sutherland from Dorsey & Whitney, where he worked in the firm’s Hong Kong office. He specializes in
Taylor Wessing has raised its salary for newly qualified solicitors (NQ) by the greatest margin since 2008. The firm has increased pay to NQs from £63,000 to £71,000, a 13% raise. The salary for trainees, however,
DWF has hired intellectual property (IP) litigator Simon Christiaën from Paris-based firm Lazareff Le Bars. Christiaën has over two decades of experience in IP, having begun his career at Cabinet Lamoureux in 1993.