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82 promotions to Partner at Kirkland & Ellis

Oct 1, 2014 Kirkland & Ellis promoted 82 of its lawyers to partner effective October 1st. Except for the Houston office, opened earlier this year, all of Kirkland's offices promoted lawyers. The 82 promotions increased Kirkland's…

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News Corp split precipitates legal team shake-up

Jun 21, 2013 The deputy general counsel of News Corporation, Janet Nova, has received a promotion as the company splits into two independent publicly traded companies. The media giant’s global publishing activities will be run by…

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Baker & McKenzie aims to increase female partners

May 4, 2013 Baker & McKenzie is tinkering with its promotion model in an attempt to increase female leadership in the firm and up the numbers of female partners. The plan is for Bakers to increase the proportion of its female…

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