BLG puts on a brave face as commercial litigation star defects to Mayer Brown

Goswami, Nina
October 2007
Lawyer;10/1/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p6
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The article reports that the three-team partner which was led by commercial litigation head Clare Canning to Mayer Brown has left Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (BLG) in Great Britain. According to a BLG insider, the desertion of the team was a great loss to the company. The insider added, the loss of Canning was the first major setback of chief executive Clint Evans since joining the firm. Moreover, BLG has already lost a number of partners on the non-contentious side.


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