Blue Pencil

News

24/06/2018
Are Law Firms Overlooking the Importance of Management Skills for their Partners? Chris Lipscomb COO of Blue Pencil speaks to The Rich Lawyer.

Chris Lipscomb questions whether law firm partners are equipped with the leadership skills they need…

Read More

News

01/11/2017
Blue Pencil is hiring! Two graduate legal recruitment consultants needed for our new fast track training scheme.

GRADUATE LEGAL RECRUIMENT CONSULTANTS (6 MONTHS “FAST TRACK” TRAINING INCLUDED) – BASED BRISTOL (PO…

Read More

News

27/06/2016
Brexit: City firms trigger contingency plans as Britain votes to leave EU

Law firms are bracing themselves for a surge in client demand now Britain has voted to leave the Eur…

Read More

News

10/06/2016
Milbank Tweed hikes London NQ salaries to £124,000

Milbank Tweed has handed its London lawyers a massive salary boost, following the lead of the New Yo…

Read More

News

26/05/2016
Blue Pencil sponsors the latest entrepreneurial business breakfast hosted by Club Fit For Business and CREATIVE ZONE.

Club Fit For Business is a CSR initiative of Blue Pencil connecting business people that have a pass…

Read More

News

06/05/2016
The Hughes Hall Blue Pencil Enterprise Awards: an event to ‘spark’ ideas

What happens when you invite business-minded students to share their start-up ideas? The result is a…

Read More

News

05/04/2016
AMJ wins global islamic finance award

AMJ has won an international award for its advisory role on Oman’s OMR250million inaugural sovereign…

Read More

News

25/03/2016
Law Society urges solicitors to adopt fairer recruitment practices

Solicitors have been encouraged to revamp their recruitment practices in a bid to improve social mob…

Read More

News

21/03/2016
Bristol’s economy
Read More

News

26/02/2016
Exclusive: Dentons’ global turnover climbs 66 per cent to $2.12bn in 2015

Dentons’ global turnover for 2015 has increased by 66.2 per cent to $2.12bn (£1.523bn), The Lawyer c…

Read More

News

04/02/2016
Al Tamimi – first major law firm to abolish performance appraisals

Following on from the approach being adopted by organisations such as Microsoft and Accenture, Al Ta…

Read More

News

01/02/2016
White & Case in limbo in Saudi Arabia

White & Case has ended its Saudi Arabian association with Waleed Al-Nuwaiser after five years.

Read More

News

01/02/2016
Simmons & Simmons to close Abu Dhabi office

UK firm latest to close Middle East office following a "detailed review" leaving it with four remain…

Read More

News

19/01/2016
Skadden tops global M&A rankings as Freshfields and CC compete with US leaders

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom was involved in more M&A transactions in 2015 than any other firm,…

Read More

News

01/12/2015
Law firm beats ancient rivals to ‘oldest in the world’ crown

A Kent law firm is to be crowned the world’s oldest by the Guinness World Records. Thomson Snell …

Read More

News

01/12/2015
The World’s Largest Law Firm Will Have 7,300+ Lawyers

The world’s largest law firm by attorney headcount will have more than 7,300 lawyers — some 3,000 mo…

Read More

News

01/12/2015
Memery Crystal cracks China market with Yingke deal

London-based Memery Crystal has signed an exclusive cooperation agreement with Beijing-headquartered…

Read More