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.
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
Partners at Pitmans and Bircham Dyson Bell have overwhelmingly voted in favour of merging their two firms
London-headquartered 700-lawyer international firm Fieldfisher has officially combined with 60-lawyer Spanish firm JAUSAS
Sidley Austin’s global finance practice co-head and former London managing partner Matthew Dening has left for Baker McKenzie