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Slaughter and May moves in with friends in Beijing

Sep 23, 2008 Slaughter and May has announced plans to apply for a licence to set up an office in Beijing and co-locate with two of its “best friend” firms, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek of the Netherlands and Uría Menéndez of…

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Top city law firms convert to LLPs

May 8, 2008 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Macfarlanes and Hammonds have become the latest law firms to convert to limited liability partnership (LLP) status. All three firms converted with effect from 1 May, leaving just a handful…

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Lovells jumps 38 places to storm UK M&A top three

Apr 4, 2008 Lovells jumped 38 places to storm into the top three firms by value for UK M&A deals in the first quarter. The rankings show Linklaters as the firm advising on the highest value of UK deals, with roles on 15 deals worth…

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Slaughter and May Names Saul New Senior Partner

Jan 20, 2008 The most profitable and traditional of top English firms underwent a changing of the guard last week, when Slaughter and May announced that corporate partner Christopher Saul will become the firm's new senior partner.…

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Slaughter and May overhauls management team

Jan 18, 2008 Slaughter and May is facing a wholesale change of leadership as head of corporate Chris Saul is elected as senior partner. Saul, who has been head of corporate at the firm for four years and has been a partner since…

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