LLP accounts: Holman Fenwick slashes top member pay as Fieldfisher boosts leadership remuneration

LLP accounts: Holman Fenwick slashes top member pay as Fieldfisher boosts leadership remuneration

The latest release of firm LLP accounts at Companies House has seen Holman Fenwick Willian drastically reduce pay to its top member, as Fieldfisher has increased its top member pay and given more to its leadership team. Continue reading “LLP accounts: Holman Fenwick slashes top member pay as Fieldfisher boosts leadership remuneration”

The Euro Elite top 25 – Wars of Independence

The Euro Elite top 25 – Wars of Independence

While the advance of global law firms has stalled in recent years, high-quality independents have regained their purpose. Welcome to the Euro Elite, our first study of the advisers redefining the Continent’s legal market.

‘There’s economic value in the culture of a firm,’ says João Vieira de Almeida, managing partner of Portuguese firm Vieira de Almeida & Associados (VdA). If that culture is driven by independence, his sentiments are echoed by managing partners from Paris to Prague.

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Global London overview: The eagle has landed

Global London overview: The eagle has landed

Legal Business’ 14th annual Global London survey assesses the breakthrough of the City’s leading US shops in the past 12 months

Recently appointed to jointly lead his firm’s expansive City office, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher tax partner Jeffrey Trinklein recalls a visit to London in the early nineties. ‘Back then, the US offices in London were 100% American lawyers. Now it’s 10%.’

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Latham’s global march slowed as capital markets slump hits US elite

Latham’s global march slowed as capital markets slump hits US elite

After setting the pace during last year’s global reporting season, raising revenue by 14% to $2.61bn to become the largest law firm in the world by turnover, growth at Latham & Watkins slowed in 2015 as the collapse in capital markets activity hits elite US firms.

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