THAT SLAUGHTERS made only their third lateral hire ever, with Wynne Mok joining the Hong Kong office to focus on regulatory inquiries and investigations.

http://www.legalbusinessonline.com/appointments/slaughters-hires-investigations-lawyer-hong-kong-regulator/75771

THAT CLYDE & CO. have succeeded where so many British pop groups have failed, and cracked the US market. The firm has opened a number of new offices in the last 18 months, hiring both individuals and teams in the process.

https://www.law.com/americanlawyer/2018/05/09/a-laser-like-focus-how-clyde-co-transformed-its-us-presence-in-18-months-405-14780/

THAT A VIRTUAL LAWYER has been saving Kennedy’s clients money. They have reported that use of their virtual lawyer system, KLAiM, has already saved clients around £400,000 in legal costs in the past year!

https://www.thelawyer.com/virtual-lawyer-cutting-costs-axa/

THAT WHITE & CASE are gearing up for their Magic Circle fight. Executive Partner, Oliver Brettle, stood down to focus on the contest against London’s big hitters as part of the firm’s 2020 strategy.

https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/practice/white-and-case-executive-partner-steps-down-to-take-fight-to-magic-circle/5066037.article

THAT YOU CAN NOW get your divorce online. The government’s online divorce service is now being rolled out after its successful pilot, which has contributed to a 95% drop in applications returned because of mistakes.

https://www.legalfutures.co.uk/latest-news/government-rolls-out-online-divorce-after-successful-pilot