Mary Heaney is the editorial director of Global City Media, the publisher of the Global Legal Post
The firm is looking to differentiate itself from other offshore firms.....
Latham & Watkins has set up an eight-person committee to look at possible options for a South Korean office, how to proceed in China, the best....
Law firms in England and Wales will be able to diversify their activities, the Solicitors Regulation Authority has recommended.....
BLOG MANAGEMENT SPEAK
| FLEXIBLE WORKING
Lawyers have joined the ranks of freelancers as flexible working gains ground. Karen Schilder, a real estate lawyer with Lawyers on Demand, discusses ....
BLOG MANAGEMENT SPEAK
Leading headhunter Joe Macrae has been at the cutting edge of legal recruitment for 25 years. Global Legal Post editor Mary Heaney talks to him about ....
Irish lawyers in Britain have been showcased in a new legal listing by the Irish Post newspaper.....
| LEGAL PROCESS OUTSOURCING
US law firm LeClairRyan has made a major move in the legal marketplace by joining forces with a legal process outsourcing company to set up the larges....
Cisco general counsel Mark Chandler has vowed to continue the fight against patent trolls following a court ruling.....
| LAW FIRM MARKETING
A masterclass for partners will look at other professional services firms to gain insights into their methodology for business development.....
Premium brand law firms are losing their attraction for large legal departments which are increasingly likely to defect.....
Corporate legal departments have bought into outsourcing as never before but law firms are lagging behind, according to a survey of general counsel.....
BigData lapses are proving costly for financial services companies.....
Neelie Kroes, the EU's digital agenda commissioner, is on a mission to create a single telecoms market.....
| LAWYERS ON BOARDS
Lawyers lack the right connections and commercial nous for board positions in corporates, say FTSE Chairmen.....
| CORPORATE COUNSEL
Many corporate counsel are not sure if they have added value above and beyond what was expected from the legal department in mergers and acquisitions ....
| JACQUES VERGES
Colourful French lawyer Jacques Verges, known as “the Devil's advocate” has died in Paris.....
| US SUPREME COURT
The going rate for Supreme Court clerks has soared with law firms fiercely competing for this rare breed of lawyer.....
Newly elected American Bar Association President James Silkenat has pledged to put the lack of jobs facing newly qualified lawyers as one of his prior....
Operator group Vodafone is suing Telecom Italia claiming abuse of a dominant position in the Italian market.....
| LUXURY LAW SUMMIT
Luxury companies would benefit from proposals by a Government committee to tackle e-crime.....
Russia still has some way to go before successfully integrating into global markets, says IBA Secretary General Martin Solc.....
The chairman of the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange is to take over the helm of an offshore boutique law firm.....
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