Our research identifies 403 outstanding lawyers from 31 jurisdictions. Several firms stood out as pre-eminent in our findings.
Despite the great benefits that corporate immigration can bring to local economies, it is often caught up in domestic debates about immigration as a whole and recent events have certainly demonstrated this.
This edition features 585 lawyers across 77 jurisdictions recognised for their outstanding expertise in M&A. Several of the firms we feature boast a wealth of international talent practising in the world’s largest markets, who have been tasked with navigating clients through the treacherous economic conditions.
With the first quarter of 2010 complete, the economy is still puzzling lawyers in the aftermath of the financial crisis. And though pricing and the market sentiment are now somewhat lifted, any optimism is tinged with caution.
This edition of The International Who’s Who of Business Crime Defence Lawyers identifies 483 lawyers who are leaders in the practice area in over 30 jurisdictions, representing an increase of almost a third on the previous edition of this book, published in June 2008.
The bank bailouts of the darkest months of the downturn have created a clamour in the media and a backlash among enforcers, who are cracking down on business crime.
This second edition of The International Who’s Who of Life Sciences Lawyers recognises 461 practitioners specialising in product liability, regulatory, transactional and intellectual property work for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.
The life sciences sector enjoyed mixed fortunes over the past year. A marked increase in M&A among pharmaceutical companies was accompanied by lack of investment and, in some cases, insolvency in biotechnology companies.
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