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Jones Day Hires Investigations and Compliance Partner in Germany

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 19:51
Thomas Preute joins at a time when the volume of investigations the demand for compliance have grown rapidly in Germany due to stronger regulations and widely publicized compliance scandals.

Science Museum Hires New General Counsel

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:21
The museum’s former general counsel joined the National Gallery last year.

Libor Transition: 'The Risk of Litigation is Very Real'

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 12:06
Lawyers anticipate a rise in disputes as the lending rate benchmark is phased out.

In Pictures: DWF Steps Up International Charge in a Busy Week of Hiring

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 11:09
The week also sees big hires for Willkie Farr, Arnold & Porter, Dentons, Addleshaws and others.

Hogan Lovells Teams Up With Elevate for New US Document Review Center

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:00
The global firm is leaning on Elevate to set up the site in Phoenix and to handle hiring and HR. But the core team of 20 lawyers are Hogan Lovells employees. 

Mishcon Calls Time On New York Office

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 09:49
King & Wood Mallesons has hired the remaining lawyers in the base, which was reviewed by Mishcon in 2016.

Sidley Austin Nabs Cadwalader Antitrust Partner 

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 20:54
Vincent Brophy, who regularly appears before European and national competition authorities and the European courts, will split his time between London and Brussels.

Squire Patton Boggs Appoints New Practice Head and Leadership Team for Latin America

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 20:29
The firm's Latin America practice has country desks for Brazil, Mexico, and the Caribbean/Central America.

Technology Means Lawyers Are Losing the Human Touch

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 16:30
It may make work easier in some ways, but tech can remove the human touch from the profession.

Budweiser Lures New Legal Head From Pernod Ricard

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 14:09
Timiko Cranwell joins as director of legal and corporate affairs.

Clyde & Co Opens In Chile Via Association

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 12:13
The firm has expanded its presence in South America via a local association.

Hong Kong Clifford Chance Duo Join Gibson Dunn

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 11:47
The firm also lost another partner last month to Am Law 100 firm, Steptoe & Johnson.

'Open Justice Ought To Be Seen': Barristers Hail Crown Court Broadcasting

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 11:15
“It’s right that we are cautious about any significant changes to the trial process, but this could have been done earlier,” said one.

Freshfields, HSF and Clydes Partners Take Silk In Latest QC Round

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 10:37
This year's round sees a record number of ethnic minority lawyers appointed silk.

Reed Smith Raids Five Rivals For Brussels Launch  

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 05:01
The firm is hiring in partners from Norton Rose Fulbright, Shearman & Sterling and other as part of its launch.

EU Court Adviser: Data Privacy Laws Apply Even in National Security Cases

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 22:43
The opinion was delivered ahead of forthcoming judgments on four cases in which national security measures were challenged on grounds that they failed to protect citizens' data privacy: one from the U.K., two from France, and one from Belgium.

The Future of Legal Tech Is About Transformation, Not Automation

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 20:30
Legal technology has so far shifted the industry incrementally. The next decade could change that.

Spain’s ECIJA Absorbs Mexican Law Firm in Widening International Expansion

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 20:24
The firm plans additional mergers in the near-term as it seeks to cover more of Latin America.

EU Clears Synthomer Acquisition of Omnova, With Conditions

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 19:33
Synthomer will have to sell off its vinyl pyridine (VP) latex business before the merger receives final approval.

Baker Botts Hires CMS London Corporate Partner

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 14:04
Stuart Blythe leaves CMS after over five years in the role of global M&A co-head for the TMT sector.