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G+T, Baker McKenzie see action in $975m acquisition

13 hours 15 min ago

The deal is particularly complex, one of the firms says

JWS acts as Unilever gobbles up Australian ice cream maker

13 hours 18 min ago

The global consumer goods giant is a long-standing client of the national firm

Boutique acts in major fund manager acquisition

13 hours 23 min ago

A Sydney-based firm steps up as a French asset manager makes its first Australian acquisition

Ince & Co names first London head after senior partner moves to Asia

13 hours 32 min ago

As the firm’s leader heads to Hong Kong, a new role is created in its London headquarters

PwC names new UK legal services head

13 hours 36 min ago

The new leader takes over as his predecessor steps down to focus on the firm’s largest clients

Law firms survey sees rebound for Aussie manufacturers

14 hours 14 min ago

Goodwin hires prominent PE practice in Hong Kong… Johnny Depp blames lawyer for vanished fortune…

Baker McKenzie hires former Ashurst Qld managing partner

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00

The appointment comes after the top firm’s recent partner hire from another rival in Sydney

Firms act in $1.2bn hotels takeover

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00

Two global firms advise as one of Australia’s largest hotel-and-resort companies is acquired by a French hotels giant

Victorian boutiques merge

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00

The merger bolsters the five practices of focus of the new firm

KWM snaps up German boutique

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00

A former top partner from legacy SJ Berwin, who left before the merger, ends up at KWM

Lex Mundi announces strategic plan for member firms

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 04:55

Global compliance firm launches entity solution… Ashurst association firm appoints Jakarta disputes partner…

Squire Patton Boggs scores partner from Baker McKenzie

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:00

The prominent banking and finance specialist leaves his former firm after 18 years

$2bn US malls deal succeeds with HSF’s advice

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:00

The firm acts for an Australian investment house in a deal that values 10 regional malls in the US at $4bn

Gilchrist Connell elevates Adelaide lawyer to senior post

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:00

The appointment continues a busy year of promotions and hires for the insurance specialist firm

Two international firms in merger talks

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:00

New specialist business division for DWF… Squires adds finance partner in Sydney…

Allen & Overy invests in fintech company

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:00

The firm makes its first bet on a company it invited to its new technology innovation incubator

Law Council urges Senate to strike mandatory sentences in bills

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 07:00

The inclusions in bills to be debated this week could have life-shattering unintended consequences, says law body

Baker McKenzie snags top G+T partner

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 07:00

The high-profile partner established and headed his former firm’s senior debt capital markets and securitisation practice

NRF and HDY merger day confirmed

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 07:00

As the firms merge, two more partners are set to leave

Two partners join Lander & Rogers

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 07:00

The new partners leave their old firm ahead of a merger