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    Ropes & Gray M&A partner heads for Haiwen

    October 15, 2018 Haiwen & Partners has hired Jieni Gu, who joins the firm as an international partner. Gu comes to the firm from Ropes & Gray and will be based in Shanghai. Gu specializes in mergers and acquisitions, with a particular…

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    Bakers retains 100% of trainees in autumn 2018

    August 24, 2018 Baker McKenzie has released its autumn 2018 retention rates, keeping 100% of its trainees. The newly qualified lawyers will be fairly evenly spread between the firm’s practices, with the IT/commercial team coming…

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    WFW posts modest improvement after banner year

    July 9, 2018 In the wake of a record-breaking year for Watson Farley & Williams (WFW), this year’s financials show more modest growth in revenue and a dip in profit per equity partner (PEP). WFW’s revenue rose by 3% to…

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    A&O focuses on O’Melveny in US merger search

    April 10, 2018 Allen & Overy has begun discussions of a merger with US firm O’Melveny & Myers, a deal that could lead to a £2 billion global firm, as calculated by The Lawyer. A&O has been on the search for a US merger for some…

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    White & Case nabs private equity star from Jones Day

    March 12, 2018 White & Case has landed the hire of private equity rainmaker Mike Weir from Jones Day. Weir, not one to stay put for long, was at Jones Day for just over four years. He got his start at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer…

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