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Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
Laurence Simons
Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
We have partnered with Vacancy Soft to produce this report which addresses the patterns observed in legal vacancies across Eu...
31/01/2017
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Spanish firms push Iberian boundaries
Stephanie Greaves
Spanish firms push Iberian boundaries
Ever dominant in their home market, Spanish law firms have now begun to expand across the globe and bolster the international...
20/10/2016
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New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
Philip Redhead
New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
The ‘Regulating Fundraising for the Future’ report commissioned by the British government and published in Septem...
25/07/2016
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Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
Stephanie Greaves
Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
“Business-minded”, “commercially minded”, “business orientated”, “a true business p...
28/06/2016
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Lawyers continue to play a key role in the renewable energy sector
Simon Porter
Lawyers continue to play a key role in the renewable energy sector
In the last ten years power generated by global wind capacity has grown six fold to a staggering 433GW. There is no doubt tha...
13/06/2016
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Number of US law firm mergers rockets
Laurence Simons
Number of US law firm mergers rockets
A recent announcement from legal consultancy, Altman Weil, revealed that in the nine months from January to September 2015, 6...
14/10/2015
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M&A boom drives UK high in borrowing
Laurence Simons
M&A boom drives UK high in borrowing
The recent boom in mergers and acquisitions work has led UK law firms to borrow increasingly vast amounts of money. Lending b...
24/08/2015
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European Patent Attorneys: The rise of a new technology/attorney hybrid
Laurence Simons
European Patent Attorneys: The rise of a new technology/attorney hybrid
The global nature of Laurence Simons’ research function allows us to monitor and identify the latest trends occurring in the ...
21/05/2015
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Compliance, remuneration and finding the right role…the three main challenges for lawyers
Laurence Simons
Compliance, remuneration and finding the right role…the three main challenges for lawyers
Our recent salary survey discovered many things about legal and compliance professionals, some of which we knew and some of w...
09/04/2015
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Opportunity and Growth: the two themes for 2015
Laurence Simons
Opportunity and Growth: the two themes for 2015
This year is going to be full of opportunity and change in the legal and compliance sectors as confidence continues to grow. ...
23/03/2015
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Onwards and upwards for the UK C&I sector in 2015
Laurence Simons
Onwards and upwards for the UK C&I sector in 2015
“It seems 2014 is the year in which demand for lawyers within Commerce and Industry (C&I) begins to grow again.” This was...
05/03/2015
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The Banking and Corporate legal market place is the place to be in 2015!
Laurence Simons
The Banking and Corporate legal market place is the place to be in 2015!
Legal vacancies for the banking and corporate industries have increased and make up approximately 14-36% of all legal vacanci...
17/02/2015
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UK law firms 'set for merger mania'
Laurence Simons
UK law firms 'set for merger mania'
There is a widespread expectation that many top UK law firms will merge in the next two years. Law firms across the UK could ...
04/02/2015
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Slater and Gordon in new acquisition
Laurence Simons
Slater and Gordon in new acquisition
Australian legal firm Slater & Gordon is planning another acquisition in the north-west. Slater & Gordon may be an Au...
26/01/2015
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