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UK Legal Sector - a year in review (2016)
Laurence Simons
UK Legal Sector - a year in review (2016)
We have again partnered with Vacancysoft to provide you with a report on the legal recruitment market in the UK in 2016. This...
14/02/2017
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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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Big Law broadly positive about the New Year
Michelle Bigler
Big Law broadly positive about the New Year
Most commentators would no doubt agree with the suggestion that this year can be characterized by a sense of heightened uncer...
11/01/2017
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Could increased transparency be the key to securing more clients?
Laurence Simons
Could increased transparency be the key to securing more clients?
A year-long investigation in the UK’s legal services marketplace undertaken by the Competition and Markets Authority (C...
09/01/2017
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Is a race to the top really the way forward?
Laurence Simons
Is a race to the top really the way forward?
It’s fair to say that US giant Cravath, Swain & Moore is now seen as somewhat of a pacemaker in terms of raising sa...
09/01/2017
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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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Could mid-sized firms be the future of BigLaw?
Michelle Bigler
Could mid-sized firms be the future of BigLaw?
Almost a decade on from the onset of the Great Recession and law firms are still grappling at the growth experienced in the y...
10/10/2016
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Where are the US's legal hotspots?
Michelle Bigler
Where are the US's legal hotspots?
Citi Private Bank’s Law Firm Group recently released its report on the state of the US legal profession and confirmed w...
07/09/2016
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Is ‘ultra’ agile working about to sweep across London?
Laurence Simons
Is ‘ultra’ agile working about to sweep across London?
We’ve spoken about the growing trend of agile working in recent years, although until relatively recently few firms hav...
01/09/2016
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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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Most women in law feel their career progress has been hampered by their gender
Laurence Simons
Most women in law feel their career progress has been hampered by their gender
More than half of women with jobs in law – 62% – say their gender has hampered their career progress, acco...
13/06/2016
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Where will M&A specialists find the highest rates?
Laurence Simons
Where will M&A specialists find the highest rates?
If you specialise in Mergers and Acquisitions it looks like big firms are still the way to go, with data from the Counse...
01/06/2016
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How cultural traditions have defeated the modern law practice model in Japan
Laurence Simons
How cultural traditions have defeated the modern law practice model in Japan
The number of lawyers in Japan has more than doubled since 2000, in what was an attempt by officials to mimic Western systems...
01/06/2016
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A win for gender equality among London firms
Laurence Simons
A win for gender equality among London firms
Eight UK law firms have been recognised in this year’s Top 50 Employers for Women league table for championing gender...
31/05/2016
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Danielle Goldstone in Law360 - Why Millennials Aren't Joining Your Firm
Laurence Simons
Danielle Goldstone in Law360 - Why Millennials Aren't Joining Your Firm
Law360, New York (May 24, 2016, 4:09 PM ET) -- Like it or not, millennials have become a powerful force in the legal industry...
31/05/2016
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