Corporate/commercial

EXPANSION

New year to see new team

Simmons & Simmons due to kick off the new year with new administrative law team in Milan office in the new year.

EXPANSION

Expansion brings up a 'ton 80' for DWF

As DWF targets growth with McDonald Johnson lawyers joining, bringing the DWF headcount in Australia to 180 or a ton 80 as they say in darts.

LEGAL MARKET

Oz sees law firms pulse rate falling

Bank survey shows Australian law firms expect lower profit growth as confidence in current business conditions slips from 85 percent in 2018 to 54 percent in 2019.

EXPANSION

Brexit spurs US firm London opening

US firm Tully Rinckey opens London office in planned UK expansion and 'because of Brexit,' according to report in local news outlet.

EXPANSION

BRG opens permanent SA office

Johannesburg hub to focus on economic and financial consulting services relating to disputes, investigations, economic regulation and competition law.