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Jones Day opens in Brisbane

Feb 1, 2016 Jones Day is stretching its reach in Australia with the opening of a new office in Brisbane, its third on the continent and second opening in as many years. The office will begin…

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Legacy Pannone partners leave Slater & Gordon

Aug 28, 2014 Two partners from Manchester-based legacy firm Pannone have departed Australian law firm Slater & Gordon before the end of their three-year lock in, and others are said to be in the process of negotiating their own…

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Ashurst outsources more support staff roles

Aug 12, 2014 Ashurst is set to lay off up to 17 support staff as it outsources out-of-hours support services. The current out-of-hours support team consists of 34 staff. The firm intends to retain a London "hub" of staff, while…

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Ashurst scales back its Adelaide office

Jul 24, 2014 Ashurst is set to scale back its Adelaide presence, eliminating five jobs and relocating the only Adelaide-based partner. A spokesperson for the firm said that the affected individuals would be offered jobs at Ashurst…

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