TITLE

KPMG applies to extend Cobbetts administration period by six months

AUTHOR(S)
Burton, Lucy
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);1/22/2014, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the professional services company KPMG LLP has applied to extend the administration period for collapsed Manchester law firm Cobbetts by six months. It is reported that the KPMG administrators incurred fees of 226,324 pounds to 13 December for 626 hours at an average rate of 361 pounds per hour.
ACCESSION #
93979978

 

Related Articles

  • NEWS IN BRIEF.  // Lawyer;1/24/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p5 

    This article presents news related to legal firms. The Lawyer Legal Summit, the premier event to focus on building long-term business relationships between external advisers and in-house lawyers will this year be held in Barcelona at the Hotel Arts, between November 10-12, 2004. South-East firm...

  • KPMG asks for another six months on Cobbetts administration.  // Lawyer (Online Edition);1/22/2014, p3 

    The article presents news briefs from the legal profession in Great Britain. It is reported that professional services company KPMG LLP has asked for another six months on the law firm Cobbetts administration. The co-head of the law firm Herbert Smith Freehills' (HSF) advocacy unit Murray Rosen...

  • Cobbetts: the path to administration.  // Lawyer (Online Edition);1/30/2013, p4 

    The article reports that Manchester-based law firm Cobbetts LLP has confirmed its intention to file for administration. The law firm is currently seeking to appoint administrators and buyers for its business. It explores the past events, successes and failures of the law firm from a...

  • Thinking big.  // Lawyer 2B;2/27/2012, p15 

    The article reports on the mergers among law firms in 2011 in Great Britain. It is stated that with more than 2,500 people including 1,500 lawyers, the deal between Anglo-Scottish firm McGrigors LLP and national practice Pinsent Masons created a 282m pound firm. It is mentioned that the deal...

  • Cobbetts set to raise client charge-out rates. Begum, Husnara; Harris, Joanne // Lawyer;3/28/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p3 

    The article reports that Cobbetts Solicitors, a law firm, is poised to hike its client charge-out prices in a bid to harmonise rates across all its offices. The firm, which has carried out no fewer than four mergers since December 2003, is consulting partners as to how much its hourly rates...

  • National punt. McLeod-Roberts, Luke // Lawyer;9/22/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 37, p37 

    The article examines the business performance of several firms in Great Britain. It discusses the impact of the economic downturn upon the law firms. Eversheds blames the economic meltdown for the closure of its office in Norwich while Cobbetts cut down on its jobs. It mentions that the economic...

  • Cobbetts: a bargain, not a victim. Swift, James // Lawyer (Online Edition);2/11/2013, p32 

    The article provides information on the interest of several law firms in acquiring Cobbetts LLP or at least a part of it in Manchester, England.

  • Brodies is main beneficiary as Fyfe Ireland splits. Byrne, Matt // Lawyer;10/31/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 42, p3 

    Reports on the closure of the law firm Fyfe Ireland in Scotland. Plan of some partner lawyers to continue their legal services under a different company name; Intention of some lawyers to join rival law firms.

  • Creditors to meet in the wake of Euro United's bankruptcy. Lauzon, Michael // Plastics News;7/10/2000, Vol. 12 Issue 19, p14 

    Focuses on the creditors' meeting called to discuss the bankruptcy of Euro United Corp., scheduled on July 13, 2000. Pull-out of blow molding, injection molding and auxiliary equipment of Euro's suppliers; Events leading to the bankruptcy; Efforts of KPMG Corporate Finance to look for a buyer...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics