The UK's sophisticated economy has many drivers, with the financial and professional services industries as two of its pillars. Its legal sector stands out as world class and is relied upon not just by domestic businesses, but also by companies and individuals the world over.

UK: A Centre of Legal Excellence

The UK's sophisticated economy has many drivers, with the financial and professional services industries as two of its pillars. Its legal sector stands out as world class and is relied upon not just by domestic businesses, but also by companies and individuals the world over.

A specialist criminal firm becomes wholly employee-owned, two regional firms merge to scale up and several US firms make up partners in London

Weekly Legal News 3-7 December

A specialist criminal firm becomes wholly employee-owned, two regional firms merge to scale up and several US firms make up partners in London

Nearly 10 years after Burford Capital became the first-ever litigation funder to go public in the UK, Manolete Partners has announced it plans to IPO on AIM in mid-December

Second-ever UK IPO of a Litigation Funder Scheduled for Mid-December

Nearly 10 years after Burford Capital became the first-ever litigation funder to go public in the UK, Manolete Partners has announced it plans to IPO on AIM in mid-December

London-based Hodges Jones & Allen has become the first-ever wholly employee-owned UK law firm  following a change in its ownership structure

London Firm Hodges Jones & Allen Becomes First-ever Wholly Employee-owned Law Firm in UK

London-based Hodges Jones & Allen has become the first-ever wholly employee-owned UK law firm following a change in its ownership structure

Fieldfisher kicks off revenue reporting season, new CEOs are appointed at Shakespeare Martineau and Shoosmiths while DLA Piper shakes up its management team

Weekly Legal News 26-30 November

Fieldfisher kicks off revenue reporting season, new CEOs are appointed at Shakespeare Martineau and Shoosmiths while DLA Piper shakes up its management team

The London team at Leaders League attended an early evening panel discussion on The Future of Cartels: Classes, Claims and Criminals jointly organised by Skadden, Charles River Associates and the Concurrences Review

Event Insight: The Future of Cartels

The London team at Leaders League attended an early evening panel discussion on The Future of Cartels: Classes, Claims and Criminals jointly organised by Skadden, Charles River Associates and the Concurrences Review