Month: October 2015

US Law Firm increase Staff numbers

US law firms put pressure on Magic Circle by upping staff numbers and pay.
As well as outgunning the top UK firms on trainee pay, the US firms are increasing their recruitment demands – with White & Case, for instance, increasing its graduate intake this year from 30 to 40 people.
Latham & Watkins is increasing the size of its intake from 20 to 24, while other US firms in London are Continue reading “US Law Firm increase Staff numbers”

Dentons Launch Milan Office

Dentons is pleased to announce the launch of an office in Milan—its first in Italy—with the hire of 21 lawyers, including seven partners, led by Managing Partner Federico Sutti. Sutti, who is rated by both Chambers and The Legal 500 as one of Italy’s most reputable lawyers, was formerly DLA Piper’s Managing Director for Europe and Africa. He is joined by other leading lawyers focusing on real estate, energy and employment law. Continue reading “Dentons Launch Milan Office”

World Jurist Association Reunion Phillippines 2015

The WJA  reunion last September 11,2015.

The affair was attended by Justices from the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, Judges from the Lower Courts. The Justices from (PHILJA) Philippine Judicial Academy headed by Justice Adolfo Azcuna, the first Filipino International Commissioner of the International Commission of Jurists in Geneva, Switzerland . Some law practicioners also attended. The reunion was headed by Atty. Gemma Leticia F. Tablate-National Presiden(Philippines) and hosted by Supreme Court Justice Presbetero Velasco. Continue reading “World Jurist Association Reunion Phillippines 2015”