In-house legal teams see their role as advisory rather than leading or pioneering says Dutch research.
Firm appoints Suzanne Liversidge as first global managing partner, and first for a UK top 30 firm, following continued growth.
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WeWork SEC filing ahead of IPO reveals absence of women on the board and potential exposure to foreign corruption… oh yes, and how much its general counsel earns.
In-house counsel who filed a complaint against lawyer who “squeezed her butt” complains opposing counsel only received 'small slap on the wrist' for alleged assault.
Newly launched Code of Practice strengthens regulatory compliance for the digital asset industry with legal support from Linklaters.
Linklaters' Shanghai Free Trade Zone joint operation partner, Zhao Sheng law firm, has hired duo from Fangda Partners.
Firm says NRF and Gildenhuys Malatji hires expands African business and consolidates status as key insurance provider on the continent.
New Perimeter provides training on contract negotiations to East African public sector lawyers.
Legal tech firm goes for Darktrace to boost compliance and builds ethical walls saying “cyber AI is nothing short of ground-breaking.”
DWF finds itself drawn into probe of senior politician as critics ask questions about her links to the firm and work earning over A$5m in government fees, according to media reports.