Legal news

UK fees income grows but pace slows

UK fees income grows but pace slows

UK law firms score strongest growth since 2011 but challenges prevail according to a PwC 2019 Law Firms Survey.

Editor's picks

LUXURY LAW SUMMIT

Luxury GC calls on US to create GDPR-style privacy standard

Luxury GC calls on US to create GDPR-style privacy standard

The current US patchwork of privacy laws is not fit for purpose and needs reform.

INNOVATION

Incubators put UK legaltech investment into overdrive

Incubators put UK legaltech investment into overdrive

Investment in UK legal technology startups reached £61m in 2018, more than doubling the £22m invested in the previous 12 months.

ADVERTISING

Oxford report tackles tech and political advertising

Oxford report tackles tech and political advertising

Oxford Internet Institute suggests need for collective actions to help plug gaps in data rights & political campaigning law.

BRANDS

Firm's new brand takes flight

Firm's new brand takes flight

A new look for Simmons & Simmons as firm takes inpiration from starlings.

Blogs

LEGAL SERVICES

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Disruption has opened up a world of opportunities for the legal marketplace in the UK, says Jeffrey Catanzaro.

BLOCKCHAIN

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

With the evolution of blockchain, clients in a wide range of sectors will be impacted, says Patrick McKenna.

Management speak

POWER OF WOMEN

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

High profile lawyers Helena Kennedy QC and Gloria Allred share the secrets of their success and obstacles on the way in a new Sky Arts TV series launching on 26 August.

Corporate counsel

LEADERSHIP

Getting an in-house advantage

Getting an in-house advantage

BarkerGilmore has announced the general counsel advantages for transforming how legal leaders fast-track success.

Business sector round up

WORLD LEGAL SUMMIT

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

The World Legal Summit Dublin to be held August 1, 2019, now with additional sponsorship from Bar of Ireland.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

The law firm will run a programme helping tech pioneers develop and market their businesses.

Who did the deals

SWEDEN

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge, Advokatfirman Cederquist are advising on the $855m pharma deal.

Bookshelf

BOOKS

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

In this month's Bookshelf, The Global Legal Post's Editor-At-Large, Dr David Cowan, picks three topical books on hate, China and the US.

 
 

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UK fees income grows but pace slows

UK law firms score strongest growth since 2011 but challenges prevail according to a PwC 2019 Law Firms Survey.