Corporate/commercial

  • EXPANSION

    Eversheds flags Russian move

    Eversheds Sutherland Russia merges with domestic firm Tilling Peters, expanding its IP and dispute resolution offering.

  • INVESTMENT

    Elevate raises $25 million

    $25 million investment from Kayne Partners to fuel continued growth as firm addresses “critical need” in legal market and aims for public listing.

  • INNOVATION

    DAC Beachcroft joins up the dots

    Firm launches dedicated team to drive forward change and innovation within the firm though creation of “BIC” team.

  • LEGAL SERVICES

    Ashurst advances legal services

    Ashurst Advance Delivery announces partnership with Cognia Law to support managed legal services offering.

  • AWARDS

    Woman law pioneer honored for lifetime achievement

    Legal profession gathered in Dublin for Irish Law Awards, but the real stars of the show were a retired judge and counsel in controversial cervical smear case.

  • EXPANSION

    DWF celebrate Spanish deal

    Exclusive association with RCD follows on from recent international deals to expand global reach.

  • EXPANSION

    Dentons combines with Zimbabwean elite firm

    Firms' combination with MawereSibanda aims to position both firms to meet client needs in Africa and around the globe.

  • AWARDS

    Ten companies awarded ACC Value Champions

    ACC values corporate legal departments using digital tools, strategy to speed up and streamline business.

  • EXPANSION

    ATZ Law Chambers rebrands to A&K Tanzania

    Anjarwalla & Khanna (A&K) in Tanzania has taken over the practice of ATZ Law Chambers and expanded its leadership team.

  • TRAGEDY

    Law firms in helicopter horror

    New York helicopter crash-lands on Sidley and Willkie offices in early afternoon tragedy, firm safely deploys emergency proocols.

  • CONTRACTS

    Simmon & Simmons goes Dutch on construction

    Firm partners with Dutch think tank by co-initiating new early contractor involvement model.

  • EXPANSION

    Law firm has a craic

    Look into your Irish/English dictionary to see what a craic is, but it involves lawyers having fun as firm celebrates a decade in Dublin, and also launches crisis and cyber service.

  • DISRUPTION

    UK lawyers fear “disruptive” Big 4

    Many UK lawyers fear they will struggle to compete as big accounting groups aggressively expand into legal services.

  • EXPANSION

    Schoenherr moves into Upper Austria

    After being on the radar for some time Vienna-based firm strengthens its Austrian presence with opening of new office in Linz, Upper Austria.

  • CLOSURE

    HSF to exit Berlin

    Berlin exit as Herbert Smith Freehills refocuses on Frankfurt and Düsseldorf, leaving even less international coverage in the city.


 

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