Withers and Speechly Bircham call off merger talks 24/05/2013
Leading law firms Withers and Speechly Bircham have said that merger talks that were first announced in March this year have been called off after both firms agreed that a merger would not be advantageous for either party.
UK law firms alliance draws praise for innovation from leading advisory firm 18/05/2013
DMH Stallard, a South East commercial law firm, and Riverview Law, a UK fixed-priced legal services business, have signed a strategic alliance.
Isle of Man fiduciary companies in merger 07/05/2013
Isle of Man based businesses Vantage Corporate Services and Corsium Corporate Services have merged to form Dohle Corporate and Trust Services Limited.
JTC Group expands into Asia through alliance with local trust company 02/05/2013
JTC Group and Kensington Trust Group have struck a strategic alliance to create a global offering of trust, fiduciary and corporate services and fund administration.
Thomas Eggar makes 22 promotions as expansion continues 02/05/2013
UK law firm, Thomas Eggar LLP has promoted 22 lawyers across the firm. This year’s promotions round will see lawyers appointed to equity partner, partner, senior associate and associate.
Mills & Reeve in merger as six are promoted to partner 01/05/2013
Private Client Practitioner Top 25 Law Firm Mills & Reeve is to merge with Manchester firm George Davies on 1 June 2013 after partners at both firms voted in favour of the move.
Baker Tilly merges with New York firm 01/05/2013
The US arm of Baker Tilly, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) and Holtz Rubenstein Reminick LLP have announced the merger of the two firms, effective June 1, 2013. The name of the combined firm will be Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP.
RDR dividing IFAs, survey finds 30/04/2013
The Retail Distribution Review (RDR) has divided the UK’s IFA market between those struggling to replace disappearing commission income and a smaller group pushing for growth post RDR, research has found.
Baker & McKenzie expands Middle East presence with UAE merger 17/04/2013
Leading international law firm Baker & McKenzie has announced that Habib Al Mulla, a well-established law firm in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will join Baker & McKenzie, effective 1 July 2013.
UK regional law firm enters partnership to launch wealth management service 17/04/2013
Ludlow Wealth Management Group has announced a joint wealth management venture with regional law firm Napthens solicitors.