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AJ Park makes six promotions and two appointments

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 02:23

Firm promotes five senior associates to principal and one associate to senior associate

Maddocks acts on capital raise of two tech companies

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 02:06

Capital raisings will allow both companies to pursue expansion plans

Russell Kennedy advises on acquisition of retirement villages

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 02:03

Capital raisings will allow both companies to pursue expansion plans

Global firm increases base salaries of newly qualified lawyers in London

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:16

Bump in salaries follows third consecutive year of “strong financial performance”

Australian firm launches legal operations graduate program

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:10

HFW signs portfolio litigation funding deal… Leading entertainment firms combine…

MinterEllison acts on major pharma merger

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 05:24

Merger creates Australia’s largest generic pharmaceutical company

Corrs helps listed investment trust raise $476m in capital

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 05:21

ASX-listed trust provides investors with opportunity to diversify their portfolio

DLA Piper advises on gold exploration company’s recapitalisation

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 05:19

Firm says completion of the process sees its client debt-free and well-funded

Obama tops survey of lawyers that people in the UK want to hire

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 05:10

Nelson Mandela and Hilary Clinton are also popular choices

Magic Circle firm wants its lawyers to meet with female barristers

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 04:39

Law degrees mean far bigger salaries for compliance officers… Paul Hastings hires transatlantic team from Hogan Lovells…

Crowdfunding litigation: A problem or a solution?

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 05:00

“Where money is given in the course of litigation, there is a compelling need to look the gift-horse squarely in the mouth”

New copper-sector partnership inked with DLA Piper’s advice

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 04:56

ASX-listed miner acquires another company valued at $167m

Australian cybersecurity company raises Series A with HSF’s help

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 04:48

The company shows Australian technology talent is “gaining momentum on the world stage,” the lead partner says

Ashurst NQs can now earn up to £105,000

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 03:29

The pay increase comes after a successful year for the firm

Baker McKenzie appointment reflects firm’s transition

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 02:16

Herbert Smith Freehills adds energy team in Milan… Prestigious new location for Cooley…

Top firm help launch hotel brand in Asia-Pacific with NSW deal

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 05:35

“This project really is about revitalising the old and bringing in the new”

KWM helps ASX-listed miner unload uranium mine in Africa

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 04:54

The firm is working on a number of African resources M&A deals, it has confirmed

Professional services firms settle class action for US$234m

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 04:43

The agreement ends “costly” and “burdensome” litigation, one of the defendant law firms says

Hogan Lovells, HSF turn to big banks for latest hires

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 04:25

Major firms back lawtech solutions platform… Pinsent Masons hires IP disputes head from international firm…

Leading firms help creators of blockchain platform for bank guarantees

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 05:37

A new platform launched by a big-name consortium could cut the process from a month to about a day