Speechly Bircham LLP

Type: Company
Name: Speechly Bircham LLP
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Space, the final frontier

Newly-weds Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham want to get even closer. Following the successful conclusion of their merger talks, they’re now after an office where they can really get to know each other. Just don’t bother offering them a Canary Wharf ... [Published The Lawyer - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

A withering put-down

The failure of merger talks with Speechly Bircham saw Withers briefly on the back foot – but not for long. The private wealth specialist is extending its net wide, with an office in California to add to those in New York, New Haven and Greenwich, Con ... [Published The Lawyer - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham kickstart search for new City HQ

Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham, which are set to merge on 1 November 2014, have kicked off their search for a combined City base.The firms have appointed property services firm DTZ to review their needs in London, as they seek to find a home for ... [Published The Lawyer - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Speechly Bircham advises India Capital Growth on bonus issue of Subscription Shares

Speechly Bircham partner Victoria Younghusband andtrainee solicitor James Griffiths recently acted for IndiaCapital Growth ( ICG ), an AIM traded Fund, on itsbonus issue of 37,500,000 Subscription Shares on the basis of oneSubscription Share for every ... [Published Speechly Bircham - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Merged law firm launches HQ search

Two of Midtown’s major law firms set to complete a merger later this year have launched a review of their London operations which is set to spark a search for a new HQ of up to 150,000 sq ft, CoStar News can reveal. Lawyers Speechly Bircham and Charles ... [Published CoStar Uk - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook sued by 25,000 members

A data privacy campaigner has signed up 25,000 people to a "class action lawsuit" being taken against Facebook.Max Schrems alleges that the way the social network monitors its members' activity on and off the site puts it in breach of EU laws.As part ... [Published BBC - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook Inc Served Class Action Over Alleged Privacy Breaches

Data privacy campaigner Max Schrems has signed up 25,000 users for a class action lawsuitThe 26 year old law student from Austria has convinced Facebook Inc ( NASDAQ:FB ) users to unite in a lawsuit against the Irish subsidiary of the social media giant, ... [Published Value Walk - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Former Met detective alleged to have billed lawyers for invoices worth 'thousands of pounds' in Nigerian politician case

A former Scotland Yard detective has been charged with multiple counts of theft in relation to one of Britain’s largest fraud cases. Clifford Knuckey, who left the Met to work as a private investigator, allegedly fabricated invoices to suggest he was ... [Published The Independent - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Solicitor charged over false claim of corrupt Met police payments

_ A solicitor has been charged with producing and distributing false allegations that police officers had received corrupt payments from a firm of private detectives.Bhadresh Gohil, 50, has also been charged with giving false information to a parliamentary ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Collyer Bristow posts turnover of £14.9m after adding five partners in 2013/14

Collyer Bristow has recorded turnover of £14.9m for 2013/14, an increase of 2.5 per cent.Although its billing figures were down slightly, from £15.1m to £14.85m last year, turnover has risen from £14.53m in 2012/13.Senior partner John Saner said that ... [Published The Lawyer - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Financials round-up: Withers revenue boosted, Trowers grows profits despite fee income drop

Revenue at Withers grew 4.7% in the last financial year, up from £117.8m to £123.3m, while Trowers & Hamlins suffered a drop in turnover for the second straight year.The Withers results follow a 2012-13 in which turnover at the private client focused ... [Published Legal Week - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 10 reports

Charles Russell-Speechly Bircham merger approved

The two firms had been talking for six months about harmonies and opportunities, writes Josh SperoThe rumble of mergers in the private-client legal world turned into a roar yesterday as Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham agreed to unite, creating a ... [Published Spear's - Jul 17 2014]

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"It is not an epic fight with Facebook but more of a general question of where we are going and if we respect our fundamental rights in Europe" he told the BBC
Mr Gohil, who was convicted of money-laundering along with his client, is alleged to be behind "false allegations that officers of the Metropolitan Police had received corrupt payments from Risc Management Ltd"
Gohil is also accused of providing "false information in furtherance of his appeal against conviction that he had first seen Risc Management invoice breakdowns containing references to payments to sources when they were sent to him anonymously in April or May 2011"
Withers managing partner Margaret Robertson (pictured) said: "We are pleased to see that strong domestic demand and international growth have contributed to a 4.7% increase in revenue this year...We look forward to another busy year in which we strengthen our position as the leading law firm for serving successful people and their families."

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Space, the final frontier [Published The Lawyer - 17 hours ago]
A withering put-down [Published The Lawyer - Aug 18 2014]
Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham kickstart ... [Published The Lawyer - Aug 15 2014]
Speechly Bircham advises India Capital Growth o... [Published Speechly Bircham - Aug 14 2014]
Merged law firm launches HQ search [Published CoStar Uk - Aug 13 2014]
Facebook Inc Served Class Action Over Alleged P... [Published Value Walk - Aug 06 2014]
Facebook sued by 25,000 members [Published BBC - Aug 06 2014]
Set-off: Know the setbacks [Published Building.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
Former Met detective alleged to have billed law... [Published The Independent - Jul 25 2014]
Solicitor charged over false claim of corrupt M... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 25 2014]
Collyer Bristow posts turnover of £14.9m after ... [Published The Lawyer - Jul 25 2014]
Risk of irony in transferring goods along the s... [Published Construction News - Jul 24 2014]
Financials round-up: Withers revenue boosted, T... [Published Legal Week - Jul 23 2014]
What is collective defined contribution? [Published Engaged Investor - Jul 22 2014]
SCL Event Report: Foundations of IT Law Program... [Published SCL.org - Jul 21 2014]
Measure of success for Charles Russell Speechlys [Published The Lawyer - Jul 21 2014]
No partners to leave Charles Russell or Speechl... [Published The Global Legal Post - Jul 18 2014]
No partners to leave as Charles Russell and Spe... [Published Legal Week - Jul 18 2014]
Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham vote yes t... [Published Roll On Friday - Jul 18 2014]
Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham to merge [Published LawCareers.net - Jul 18 2014]
Guildford: Charles Russell’s merger with Speech... [Published Business Magazine - Jul 18 2014]
‘Private wealth is at the heart of the merger’ ... [Published Legal Business - Jul 18 2014]
Financial results 2013/14: Speechly unveils 1% ... [Published Legal Business - Jul 18 2014]
Charles Russell to merge with Speechly Bircham [Published World Intellectual Property Review - Jul 17 2014]
Will Charles Russell Speechlys be a winner? [Published The Lawyer - Jul 17 2014]
Speechly Bircham and Charles Russell to merge i... [Published Lex100 - Jul 17 2014]
UK top 25 firm created by Charles Russell and S... [Published The Global Legal Post - Jul 17 2014]
Charles Russell-Speechly Bircham merger approved [Published Spear's - Jul 17 2014]
Morning round-up: Thursday 17 July [Published Legal Cheek - Jul 17 2014]
Law firm merger to create £135m-turnover giant [Published Insider Media Limited - Jul 17 2014]
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