Global Legal Services Industry Profile

October 2011
Legal Services Industry Profile: Global;Oct2011, p1
Industry Profile
Industry Overview
The article offers information on the global legal services market on law companies in various areas including Eastern Europe, North America, and South America. It presents the five forces analysis on global legal services including buyer power, in supplier power, and in degree of rivalry. Moreover, it features several companies included in the services market including Baker and McKenzie, Clifford Chance LLP., and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP.


Related Articles

  • Travers, Freshfields and CC land work on LSE overhaul. Power, Helen // Lawyer;7/22/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 30, p11 

    Reports on the legal advice given by Travers Smith Braithwaite, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Clifford Chance to CRESTCo, the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and the London Clearing House on a trade settlement system provided for the LSE by CRESTCo in July 2002. Significance of the trade...

  • ACQUISITION FINANCE UPDATE.  // Lawyer;10/16/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p23 

    The article offers news briefs related to legal finance service of acquisitions in Europe. Allen & Overy's most high-profile deal in September 2006 was advising ABN AMRO, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, ING and Morgan Stanley. Meanwhile, Clifford Chance advised BNP Paribas and Fortis Bank on the...

  • City litigation teams close the gap on CC. Harris, Joanne // Lawyer;8/15/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p3 

    Reports that the gap is closing in 2005 between the top litigation practices following a strong year for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, even though Clifford Chance remains the largest litigation practice in Great Britain.

  • CITY REPORT. Begum, Husnara // Lawyer;2/13/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p14 

    The article reports on developments regarding the legal services industry in London, England. Law firm Slaughter and May topped the rankings for January 2006 after advising on two transactions amounting to $22.8 billion. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer was in second place while Clifford Chance...

  • Freshfields follows CC into debate on liability caps. Binham, Caroline // Lawyer;4/30/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p68 

    The article reports that law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is following Clifford Chance LLP regarding the issue on liability caps. Freshfields is planning to broaden its policy beyond the corporate arena to finance and tax as well. According to Julian Francis, chairman of the risk...

  • HOW TO GET AHEAD IN CORPORATE LAW.  // Management Today;May2004, p18 

    This article advices on corporate law. Achieving consistently high academic standards is a prerequisite to joining the Magic Circle of top corporate law firms like Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance LLP, Linklaters and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. People should apply early for work placements in...

  • Cost-cutting drive keeps Freshfields at top spot in German league tables. Westacott, Gemma // Lawyer;10/25/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 41, p7 

    Focuses on the financial performance of leading corporate law firms in Germany. Dominance of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in the market due to stable revenues; List of top firms in terms of revenue as of October 2004; Percentage increase in the revenue of Clifford Chance, Lovells, and Shearman...

  • CC takes mantle of law's best-known brand. Hoare, Steve // Lawyer;3/12/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p11 

    The article reports on the best known brand in legal market in Great Britain. The law firm Clifford Chance LLP ranked 240th in a table of the top 500 business brands, while Linklaters & Alliance came close second in 247th place. Eversheds LLP divided the magic circle, finishing 236rd, well ahead...

  • CC, Freshfields picked for Metrovacesa restructure. Swift, James // Lawyer;5/2/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 18, p11 

    The article reports on the selection of Clifford Chance LLP and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP as legal advisers on the restructuring of Metrovacesa SA.


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics