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Northern Irish practice helps bus firm secure landmark contract

2nd October 2012

The Northern Irish bus manufacturers Wrightbus have secured a landmark contract worth millions of pounds which gives them the right to supply Transport for London (TfL) with 600 brand new buses. The deal could only have…

New legal panel unveiled for Deutsche Bank

1st October 2012

The German financial services giant Deutsche Bank has unveiled their new global legal panel, with a number of London based firms included in the latest setup following a comprehensive review. There has been a great deal…

Major litigation case settled before planned resumption

28th September 2012

One of the most significant litigation cases to have been played out in the British courts so far this year has been abandoned ahead of its planned resumption next week at London’s Rolls Buildings.   It has…

Pharmaceutical company seek guidance for IPO

28th September 2012

A raft of London solicitors with high-ranking equity and corporate legal jobs have been given the task of advising the pharmaceutical company Clinigen as it embarks on its UK Initial Public Offering (IPO). IPOs are rare…

Senior partner advises as MacKenzie seeks police apology

27th September 2012

A senior partner holding one of the more senior solicitor jobs in London has been instructed by Kelvin MacKenzie to advise him as the former editor of The Sun seeks to force an apology from the South Yorkshire Police…

Major legal shake-up completed at Eon

26th September 2012

Eon have announced the results of a wide-ranging review of their legal team, with its former assets and supply head chain Graham Line being named as its new chief. The energy giants are hoping that this change will lead…

London firm asked to advise on Bumi mining investigation

26th September 2012

A leading corporate firm which boasts solicitors with some of the most senior London legal jobs has been asked to advise the international mining giant Bumi as the company launches an internal investigation into alleged…

Santander hire finance expert as head of legal

25th September 2012

A Spanish law firm has lost one of its corporate finance partners, Javier Illescas, to the international bank Santander as the group looks to restructure its entire legal department. Illescas, who held one of the most…