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NRF launches first Australian privacy law chatbot

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 17:10

The chatbot was created by two of the firm’s Australian technology lawyers

Mills Oakley hires partner to launch new practice

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

The workplace relations specialist moves with his team to build a new practice in Canberra

Gadens elevates two new partners

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

The senior lawyers are among the 11-strong group promoted by the firm

Discount tickets for contract law masterclass expires Friday

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

Take advantage of the Super Saver discount promotion and gain 6 CPD points

Two legal giants move Australia’s first offshore wind farm closer to reality

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

The $8bn “Star of the South” project will also be Australia’s largest ever renewable energy project

Wynn Williams scores senior partner from Kensington Swan

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

The Auckland-based lawyer becomes the 20th partner of the firm

DLA Piper launches tax practice with lateral hire

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

A heavy-hitter joins the firm

Locke Lord chooses next chair

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:00

The firm’s 11-year chair will remain with the firm as chair emeritus

Global firms focus on tech innovation with launches

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 05:30

Former Victoria premier joins Maurice Blackburn… Gibson Dunn partner appointed global GC for Heinz, Wattie’s…

UK giant expands reach with new NZ best friend

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00

The London-headquartered firm has forged a new relationship with an Auckland boutique

HSF to pay rainmakers more

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00

With a newly approved lockstep extension, the firm can now better reward star UK partners

Baker McKenzie helps Japan’s largest homebuilder buy major NSW builder

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00

The firm fielded teams in both Japan and Australia for the deal

Sidley Austin elects new chair

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00

The new leader is an investment funds expert and the firm’s New York managing partner

Litigation funding in 2018 – insight from Burford’s Asia Pacific chief

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:00

Mayer Brown hires Ashurst partner to launch in Tokyo… Law firm exec heads to Australia during world marathon challenge…

MinterEllisonRuddWatts elevates three to partner

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:00

The firm has also chosen six new senior associates

Clayton Utz bolsters five Australian practices with promotions

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:00

Two senior lawyers in Sydney and two in Melbourne will be joining the partnership at the start of the new year

Property developer forges ahead with $1.5bn portfolio with HSF’s help

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:00

The firm’s work for the Shanghai-listed developer continues at it builds four projects with more than 1,200 residential units

NRF continues work for Japanese chemicals giant with Australian acquisition

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:00

The global firm had just recently aided the company in a capital raising to fund a US$490m acquisition

Holding Redlich lends hand in upsized capital raising

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:00

The issuance was initially planned to raise $50m, but got enlarged to $70m

Ashurst stalwart to bow out after 35 years in Melbourne

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 04:00

Global firm names Asia Pacific managing partner… Dentons appoints CEO for tech start-up accelerator…