The UK's top 100 law firms are racking up debt to the tune of £4.3 billion as they borrow to invest in growth.
White & Case has been fined a record £250,000 by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) for breaching conduct rules.
US firms Clark Hill and Morris Polich & Purdy have merged with the new firm now known as Clark Hill.
Burness Paull has announced a number of appointments and partner promotions in efforts to support the firm's ambitious strategy for future growth.
Defining cyber risk is a challenge and an opportunity for the insurance community.
The company has elevated its general counsel Lucy Helm to take over the people role, following management changes at the global coffee chain.
Australia is set to introduce new laws to force technology companies to provide access to encrypted communications in efforts to tackle terrorism, drugs trade and child exploitation.
Law firms are not consistent on billing with few following guidelines and questions over quality, say clients.
Legal academics are sniffy about practitioners who teach. But, says Reuben Guttman, this outdated view does a disservice to the legal profession.