Legal news by Region

Europe

PARTNERSHIP

Major jump in UK partners

Despite political uncertainty UK law firms have added 307 partners, but is it an increase or a correction?

BREXIT

Ireland seeks a 'Brexit dividend'

As landmarks 'go green' for St Patrick's Day, Ireland 's legal community heads to DC in campaign mode with ambition to reap a Brexit dividend.

North America

CORRUPTION

Willkie Farr chairman gets the blues

Gordon Caplan caught up in FBI's 'Operation Varsity Blues' for allegedly faking his daughter's disability in a college cheating scandal.

Asia

Middle East

Latin America

Oceania

LEGAL PROFESSION

NZ lawyers get a triple round of applause

New Zealand lawyers more trusted than Australians, uphold high standards though tribunal notes 'staggeringly high' bullying claims, and, survey shows 1 lawyer per 365 people.