Live blog: crunch time for the Brexit deal – The Lawyer

17.15 Women and gents, now we have a brand new Brexit Secretary! And it’s one other ex-lawyer who’s going to be “in cost” of...

Client wanting ‘male white barrister’: tackling discrimination in the legal world

Talking on the latest Spark21 convention, ‘Levelling the Taking part in Area’, the Lord Chancellor David Gauke mentioned that subsequent 12 months’s centenary of...

Career clinic: How do I reverse mentor a thin-skinned senior partner?

I’ve received an opportunity to reverse mentor a really senior companion in my agency. Nevertheless, he's notoriously thin-skinned. If it was potential I’d be...

Three new London partners for BCLP in first post-merger promotions round

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has made up 23 attorneys to companion in its newest promotions spherical, with the bulk being legacy Bryan Cave attorneys. It's...

Travers elects first-ever female senior partner

Travers Smith’s former tax chief is to interchange Chris Hale as senior companion from subsequent yr, changing into the agency’s first-ever feminine head. Kathleen Russ...

Baker Botts promotes first London partner in five years

Baker Botts has promoted its first associate within the London workplace in 5 years, making up Dorine Farah within the agency’s litigation apply. Farah has...

Freshfields partner moves over to Simmons’ CLO team

Simmons & Simmons has recruited Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer accomplice James Grand to steer its apply targeted on collateralised mortgage obligations (CLO). Grand has joined the structured...

EY and Riverview Law: how it can work despite the doubters

In line with collision idea, to kick off a chemical response particles must collide with sufficient vitality to activate a change of their mass....

Pinsents holds on to Eon work after sole provider review

Pinsent Masons will stay Eon’s sole UK authorized supplier till not less than 2023 after the power provider renewed its five-year cope with the...

The JLD blog: five pieces of advice for vacation schemes

Just a few weeks in the past, I used to be requested by a paralegal at my agency whether or not or not they...