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McMillan restructures executive leadership group, creates chief client officer role

Executive partner Tim Murphy set to take on dual managing partner and CEO roles

Canadian cannabis biopharma player adds CLO from Suboxone maker

Stephen Kim brings experience in-house at Bayer and Indivior to Avicanna

Norton Rose Fulbright appoints 54 partners in North America-focused round

Global giant achieves 40% target for women lawyers for third year running; Reed Smith promotes 31

ICC appoints co-chairs of new disability inclusion and international arbitration task force

King & Spalding associate Simon Maynard and Toronto-based independent arbitrator Todd Weiler are set to take the reins on the 'first-of-its-kind' initiative

Legaltech giant Epiq acquires Canadian ALSP Simplex to expand flexible resourcing platform

New York-based Epiq acquired Hyperion Global Partners last year and launched flexible resourcing arm Epiq Counsel in January

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Lawyers from Trussardi and Loro Piana to debate influencer marketing’s impact on luxury sector

Webinar hosted by Luxury Law Alliance and Bird & Bird will explore ‘trends, tips and opportunities’

Canadian lawyers call on re-elected PM Trudeau to combat climate change with review of laws and justice system

Canada's laws, judicial infrastructure and justice system are 'not designed' to cope with climate destabilisation, open letter claims

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Around the house: Analog names new CLO; biotech heavyweight appointed as Flagship Pioneering's first GC

This week's roundup of top in-house hires also features appointments at WeCommerce, Transfix, Neptune Wellness, the Network Advertising Initiative

Clyde & Co appoints North America head as first woman senior partner

Canada-based Carolena Gordon is also first leader stationed outside the UK

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Clyde & Co to open in Vancouver following merger with local firm SHK Law

Deal sees Clyde & Co add six new partners, boosting its North American insurance practice

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Canadian firm BLG acquires asset management specialist AUM Law

Deal will boost firm's regulatory and compliance offering to the investment industry

Legalign Global law firm alliance adds Canada's Alexander Holburn to roster

Insurance-focused network co-founded by DAC Beachcroft now has five global members

Dentons secures five-partner insurance team from Cassels in Canada

Insurance flagged as a 'huge priority' as nine-strong team joins Toronto and Calgary offices

'It's 2020' - how Ontario's judges are starting to embrace remote court hearings

Pressure is building for Ontario's courts to modernise as lawyers are urged to improve their technology skills

DLA Piper hires six lawyers from McMillan in Vancouver to expand its startups focus

Global firm targets city's burgeoning startup sector as it also makes key private equity hires in New York

Blakes tops Canadian legal brand index for fifth year on the bounce

McCarthy Tetrault takes second spot while Bennett Jones breaks into top ten

Norton Rose Fulbright launches suite of online law services for Canadian clients

Firm claims tech platform requires little coding enabling it to design new services quickly

Canada launches domain disputes centre

Canadian organization takes on global domain name disputes citing 350 million domain names world-wide where 'conflicts can arise.'

NRF applauds Maritime women

Norton Rose Fulbright highlights Maritime women as two of their own are appointed to leading roles in Canadian maritime law organizations.

Diligen speeds up contract reviews

Toronto company releases Prodigy, a new machine learning-based self-training system.