Ashurst has promoted 21 of its lawyers to Partner around the world in its latest round of promotions. From the cohort, more than half of the group are women, for the second year running. The firm's on course to achieve its target – a 33% female partnership by 2022.
Linklaters recently announced the establishment of a new cross-practice sport sector group to tailor its services better for clients in the sports industry.
Clyde & Co, under its legal and tech hybrid consultancy Clyde Code, collaborated with smart contract platform Clause to launch a ‘first of its kind’ connected parametric insurance contract for a solar energy producer.
Over 170 general counsel have published what they believe to be the crucial actions to pressure law firms to improve their diversity.