Employment

  • PRO BONO

    Law society praises pro bono work

    HFW and Asia Legal tenure as an anchor firm for Singapore Law Society pro bono services brings praise for serving most needy and vulnerable.

  • DIVERSITY

    NAMWOLF celebrates diversity numbers

    Dialogue over diversity gets a boost as legal departments investing in sole minority and women firms grows.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    In this week's moves around the house three legal number ones become the company number one, including a woman campaigning for gender balance in the board room.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    International firms in Dublin hires

    DAC Beachcroft acquires two partner-led team in Dublin while Dechert continues its expansion and plans to offer training contracts in the city.

  • CRIMINAL LAW

    Lawyer's murder condemned

    European bar condemns murder of Dutch lawyer condemned as 'unacceptable attack on the legal profession.

  • PRO BONO

    Trustlaw expands pro bono network

    Thomson Reuters Foundation and Nextlaw Referral Network partner to expand the world's biggest legal pro bono network.

  • DIVERSITY

    Eversheds sets new BAME targets

    Eversheds Sutherland (International) targets increased ethnic diversity, and aims to double number of BAME partners by 2025.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    Sprinklr is one of the companies around the house this week refreshing their legal leadership.

  • ARBITRATION

    Report condemns "unchecked power" in arbitration

    Over 80 percent of private-sector US employees will be forced into arbitration with their employers by 2024, a new report predicts.

  • INNOVATION

    Pinsent Masons in double innovation

    Launch of two innovative programmes sees inclusive decision-making and virtual internships move up the agenda at Pinsent Masons.

  • EXPANSION

    Sparke Helmore brings in cohort of 25

    Firm welcomes a 25-strong team from ClarkeKann Brisbane

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    Estee Lauder, which always looks to bringing the best to everyone they touch, has tapped their new general counsel - just in time for the Luxury Law Summit in New York!

  • DIVERSITY

    MHC in diversity initiative launch

    Law student diversity initiative launched by University College Dublin (UCD) in partnership with Dublin law firm Mason Hayes & Curran.

  • OBITUARY

    Linklaters mourns equity partner

    Fatal cycling accident takes the life of a 20-year Linklaters' veteran.

  • GENDER PAY GAP

    General counsel gender pay gap widens

    The gap in gender pay for general counsel has grown, according to Equilar study.


 

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