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    Shoosmiths opens family law practice in London

    June 9, 2016 Shoosmiths has hired two partners from Howard Kennedy in London and will launch a family law practice on their combined expertise. Juliette Peters and Jay Patel are partners with a combined 45 years of experience…

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    Howard Kennedy reviews remuneration system

    October 2, 2015 Howard Kennedy has launched a review of its remuneration system and laid to rest its plans to move to a full-equity partnership. The firm will bring more partners into the equity in the first half of 2016. Currently,…

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    HowardKennedyFSI chief resigns

    November 15, 2013 HowardKennedyFSI has announced that chief executive Mark Dembovsky has resigned, after spending the last two years pushing through the merger between Howard Kennedy and Finers Stephens Innocent. The firm will be run…

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    HowardKennedyFsi announces redundancy round

    September 11, 2013 HowardKennedyFsi has announced a new redundancy round, with plans to lay off seven lawyers. The firm is the result of an August 2012 merger between Howard Kennedy and Finers Stephens Innocent, which created a…

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    Howard Kennedy to cut up to ten employees

    November 26, 2012 Howard Kennedy is set to make up to ten redundancies. The firm has yet to effect a planned merger with Finers Stephens Innocent to create Howard Kennedy FSI. The tie-up was supposed to take place on 1st November, but has…

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    UK firms report NQ retention rates

    August 7, 2012 RollOnFriday is keeping a close eye on the retention rates for qualifying soicitors at leading UK firms. Of those firms that have reported results, Skadden, Howard Kennedy, Burges Salmon, Debevoise & Plimpton, Farrers…

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