North America

DEALS

Akin Gump to move HQ to Dallas' Union project

International law firm Akin Gump has confirmed its corporate office will move to three floors within The Union Dallas, a mixed-use development under construction near Uptown Dallas leasing about 68,000 square feet of office space.

FEES

Burford Capital sees income soar 60 per cent

Litigation finance firm Burford Capital has experienced a 50 per cent uptick in turnover to $163.4 million with profit after tax up 75 per cent to $115 million due to increased demand for litigation finance.

EDUCATION

Yale still the best law school in the US

Yale Law School is the top law school in the US - an accolade it has secured for the past 23 years since rankings from US World and News Report began.