450 of 670 former Dewey & LeBoeuf partners have reached a settlement with the defunct firm's estate, with a New York judge approving the deal that saw former partners pay money into a fund that absolves them of any
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Lovells has promoted 21 lawyers to the partnership in the annual promotions round – an increase from the 19 that were appointed in 2009’s round, but down from the 31 promotions in 2007. There were ten promotions
Singapore, Singapore, December 04, 2009 --(PR.com)-- The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section recently held its Fall conference in Singapore titled "New York and New Asia: A Partnership for the
The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section recently held its Fall conference in Singapore titled "New York and New Asia: A Partnership for the 21st Century". Alvaro Aguilar, a partner at
By now we all know that the mortgage lending free-for-all, encouraged by our friends in regulatory capacities, has brought both national and international financial markets to a grinding halt. I'm not being sanctimonious
Figures produced by Mergermarket show the extent of the downturn in real estate M&A over the last year, with Europe seeing only 42 real estate transactions, and UK just eight deals during the first half of this year...
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has laid off four associates in its real estate group, becoming the first magic circle firm to make redundancies. The firm’s commercial property practice in London currently has around
A large number of associates in Field Fisher Waterhouse's real estate team is at risk of redundancy, RollOnFriday reports. Around 15 lawyers may be affected by the planned redundancy program.
The Trump Marina Hotel Casino is being sold to Coastal Marina, a subsidiary of New York-based Coastal Development LLC, in a $316 million deal. Weil, Gotshal & Manges advised Atlantic City-based Trump Entertainment
Allen & Overy LLP today announced that David S. Broderick joined the firm as a real estate partner in the New York office, effective June 2. David brings 15 years of diverse real estate law experience to the New
Scottish giant McGrigors is set to make cuts in its London office with jobs at risk in the office as a result of the property slowdown, with fee earners and secretaries in the real estate and banking practices likely to
For the second year in a row, 460-lawyer Chicago firm Jenner & Block has axed equity partners. At least 10 partners have been told to give up their equity and some have been asked to leave. Last year, the firm stripped
German mid-sized firm GSK Stockmann & Kollegen has lost real estate expert Volker Holl, who has quit for Dewey & LeBoeuf, representing the US firm’s second raid on an independent in the last six months.
The top 10 law firm practice areas of interest to the media, based on current news events, are projected to be real estate, government, intellectual property, international, privacy, immigration, trusts & estates,
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP announced today that Jordan J. Metzger has joined the firm as a partner in the real estate and finance practice group in New York. Mr. Metzger brings extensive experience in real estate