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.

Gordon Dadds makes a big purchase, Latham & Watkins promotes a record 9 London partners, and judges get a pay rise this week

Weekly Legal News 29 October - 2 November

Gordon Dadds makes a big purchase, Latham & Watkins promotes a record 9 London partners, and judges get a pay rise this week

Simon Levine has been re-appointed as International Managing Partner of international law firm DLA Piper following an uncontested election process

Simon Levine Secures Second Term as DLA Piper Managing Partner

Simon Levine has been re-appointed as International Managing Partner of international law firm DLA Piper following an uncontested election process

Magic Circle firm Allen & Overy has hired public international law specialist Suzanne Spears

Allen & Overy Adds Public International Law Partner to Growing Arbitration Practice

Magic Circle firm Allen & Overy has hired public international law specialist Suzanne Spears

HFW has hired project finance specialist Andrew Thomas from Hunton Andrews Kurth in London

HFW Adds 23rd Lateral Partner Hire of the Year with New Recruit in London

HFW has hired project finance specialist Andrew Thomas from Hunton Andrews Kurth in London

Partners at Pitmans and Bircham Dyson Bell have overwhelmingly voted in favour of merging their two firms

Pitmans and Bircham Dyson Bell Merger Approved

Partners at Pitmans and Bircham Dyson Bell have overwhelmingly voted in favour of merging their two firms