Europe

  • ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    Lawyer jumps into lawtech role

    Allen & Overy lawyer joins iManage in AI practice role.

  • EXPANSION

    Mathys & Squire snaps up Munich IP team

    Firm continues its European expansion with strategic addition of top Munich IP team and readies for Brexit.

  • WORKPLACE

    Back to work

    Law 'returnship' programme launched in Scotland to help lawyers, many of whom are women, reconnect with confidence.

  • LEGAL SERVICES

    Eversheds Sutherland's £100m ambition

    Firm launches Konexo, a global tech-led ALSP business, targeting revenues of £100m with plans for the US by year-end.

  • EXPANSION

    Capital move for Bird & Bird

    Firm to open flexible work space in Berlin to tap into new business and complement existing offices in Germany.

  • LEGAL OPERATIONS

    European legal ops on the rise

    Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions General Counsel Barometer reveals major expansion of legal operations in Europe.

  • LEGAL TRAINING

    New Clifford Chance apprenticeship scheme

    Firm launches first legal project management apprenticeship to tap new talent market.

  • GENDER

    Research highlights gender leadership

    Just 22 percent of equity partners at law firms are women, compared to 61 percent of trainees, but law firms are improving.

  • TRADEMARKS

    Patently Fuct

    US Supreme Court strikes down ban on 'immoral' or 'scandalous' trademarks, ruling against US patent office attempt to block profane-sounding Fuct brand.

  • ENVIRONMENT

    Law firms go green online in Ukraine

    Top law firms join in new online platform for renewable energy investment coming to Ukraine.


 

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