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UK Law Firm News
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Vol. 15, No. 19
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The Lawyer News

  1. Freshfields and HSF ring in on Hutchison Whampoa’s £10.25bn acquisition of O2, January 28, 2015
  2. Freshfields and Herbert Smith Freehills ring in on Hutchison Whampoa’s £10.25bn acquisition of O2, January 27, 2015
  3. A&O and Ashurst win key roles on £680m Jurys Inn hotel chain sale, January 27, 2015
  4. Eaglewood Capital Management hires Paul Hastings associate as its first GC, January 27, 2015
  5. Finland's Roschier tempts Latham capital markets partner home from London, January 27, 2015
  6. Almost half of all non-merged UK firms would consider a tie-up over the next two years, January 27, 2015
  7. India's largest firm Amarchand splits as brothers battle over equity stake, January 27, 2015
  8. White & Case and Osborne Clarke reveal spring retention, January 27, 2015
Legal Week

  1. Clifford Chance appoints new management team for Perth, January 28, 2015
  2. Irish duo, Slaughters and Cleary lead on IAG's €1.36bn Aer Lingus bid, January 27, 2015
  3. Merger plans: 95% of managing partners predict major consolidation in next two years, January 27, 2015
  4. Addleshaws to widen equity spread to hit £1m pay target for star performers, January 27, 2015
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. CFA retained by client without mental capacity – CoA, January 27, 2015
  2. Legal services market failing to cut costs, says LCJ, January 27, 2015
  3. SRA urged not to relinquish insolvency regulation, January 27, 2015



Magic Circle Firms

  1. Dealwatch: Linklaters, Davis Polk, and De Brauw act on Vision Express owner's ... - Legal Business (blog), (Linklaters), January 27, 2015
Other Large UK Firms

  1. Pinsent Masons' partner Ian Hyde to become tribunal judge - Birmingham Post, (Pinsent Masons), January 28, 2015
  2. Travers Hires Finance Partner - Private Equity News, (Travers Smith), January 28, 2015
  3. Greenberg Traurig opens in Tokyo - Legal Business Online, (DLA Piper), January 28, 2015
  4. Dentons, Dacheng sign merger agreement - Financial Post, (Dentons), January 27, 2015
  5. New partner: Ben Slack at Clarion - Law Gazette, (Addleshaw Goddard), January 27, 2015
US Firms in London

  1. Lattice Semi to buy Silicon Image for $600 million - Reuters, (Skadden Arps), January 27, 2015
  2. Northeast digs out and an earnings deluge — 5 things to know today - Fortune, (Baker & McKenzie), January 27, 2015
  3. Bain Capital to Buy Parts Maker TI Automotive - New York Times, (Weil Gotshal; Latham & Watkins), January 27, 2015



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. A&O advises Schlumberger on its USD 1.7 billion deal to take a 45% stake in Eurasia Drilling Company, Allen & Overy, January 27, 2015
  2. First Dutch Lock PPP reaches financial close, Clifford Chance, January 27, 2015
  3. Clifford Chance advises Kingspan on the acquisition of Joris Ide Group, Clifford Chance, January 27, 2015
  4. Clifford Chance drives strategy with two major appointments, Clifford Chance, January 27, 2015
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Eversheds advises Phoenix Equity Partners on acquisition of holiday park operator, Eversheds, January 28, 2015
  2. Appleby Wins Award For Innovative ART Structure, Appleby, January 27, 2015
  3. Hong Kong Briefing: Ship Arrest, Watson Farley, January 27, 2015
  4. Andreas Giakoumelos, Watson Farley, January 27, 2015
  5. WFW advises ABN AMRO on “pivotal” DryShips facility, Watson Farley, January 27, 2015
  6. Podcast: European patent reform, Bird & Bird, January 27, 2015
  7. Facebook, Appleby, January 27, 2015
  8. Ashurst advises on the £680m sale of Jurys Inn to Lone Star Funds, Ashurst, January 27, 2015



Legal Vendors

  1. Huron Consulting Group Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Release and Webcast, Huron Consulting Group: Press Releases, January 27, 2015
  2. Hands-Free Cell Phone Use Driving Survey, Thomson Reuters: Press Releases (Legal), January 27, 2015
  3. nQueue Adopts Needy Family for the Holidays, nQueue Billback: Current News, January 27, 2015
  4. ILTA Names Nuance the Leader in Document Scanning, Print Management, Cost Recovery and Speech Recognition Solutions for the Legal Community, Nuance: Press Releases, January 27, 2015
Local General Counsel Moves

  1. Bunge Limited Announces Appointment of David G. Kabbes as General Counsel ... - MarketWatch, January 27, 2015


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