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Hannah is one of the Future of Law blog’s digital and technical editors. She graduated from Northumbria University with a degree in History and Politics and previously freelanced for News UK, before working as a senior news editor for LexisNexis.

Mark is responsible for developing and driving the firm's vision to be “a world class professional services business bringing together the best people to achieve the best results”. He spearheaded the launch of the “Beyond 2020” global strategy, which centres on five key areas: clients, sectors and products; people, performance and leadership; service delivery; innovation and technology; and platform.

Zahra started working as a paralegal at Lexis Nexis in Banking and Insolvency teams in April 2019. Zahra graduated with a 2.1 honours in a BA French and Spanish, completed the GDL at BPP University and is seeking some experience before commencing the LPC. She has undertaken voluntary work for law firms in London, Argentina and Colombia.

Market Tracker is a unique service for corporate lawyers housed within Lexis®PSL Corporate. It features a powerful transaction data analysis tool for accessing, analysing and comparing the specific features of corporate transactions, with a comprehensive and searchable library of deal documentation across 14 different deal types. The Market Tracker product also includes news and analysis of key corporate deals and activity and in-depth analysis of recent trends in corporate transactions. 

Pietra has completed the Bar Professional Training Course at the University of Law and was called to the Bar in 2019. Prior to the BPTC, Pietra undertook a law degree at the University of Bristol.

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28 Nov 2019

Welcome to the weekly Financial Services highlights from the Financial Services team for the week ending 28 November 2019. This week’s edition of Financial Services...

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A liquidator’s firm was ordered to pay the successful defendants’ costs as a non-party because it had provided funding for the litigation as a commercial funder. On the...

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27 Nov 2019

Inmarsat’s acquisition by a consortium of buyers is facing shareholder opposition. The satellite provider announced that it had received representations from investors...

27 Nov 2019

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27 Nov 2019

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FS weekly highlights—28 November 2019
Financial Services

Welcome to the weekly Financial Services highlights from the Financial Services team for the week ending 28 November 2019. This week’s edition of Financial Services...

December webinars - what does 2020 hold for in-house legal?
In-House

Tune into our December webinars to learn more on Brexit, Practice Risk and Compliance and negotiation skills.

Costs—non-party costs against liquidator’s firm—Arkin cap (Burnden Holdings (UK) Ltd v Fielding)
Restructuring and Insolvency

A liquidator’s firm was ordered to pay the successful defendants’ costs as a non-party because it had provided funding for the litigation as a commercial funder. On the...

The future of work 2025: AI, automation and the legal profession
In-House

Advances in legal tech, workflow automation and digital drafting tools are fueling discussions among legal circles. Without a doubt, tech innovation investment is...

Press release: Winners of the 2019 Family Law Awards announced
Family

LexisNexis and headline partner Brewin Dolphin, were delighted to announce the winners of the prestigious Family Law Awards last night, hosted by Deputy High Court Judge,...

Shareholder sending mixed signals to Inmarsat
Corporate Law

Inmarsat’s acquisition by a consortium of buyers is facing shareholder opposition. The satellite provider announced that it had received representations from investors...

Wetherspoons shareholders reject PIRC advice and re-elect Tim Martin
Corporate Law

Against PIRC's recommendations, JD Wetherspoons’ shareholders showed overwhelming support in favour of re-electing chair Tim Martin in its 2019 AGM held on 21 November....

AIM Rule on adoption of corporate governance code sees benefits and more disclosure
Corporate Law

On 26 November, the Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA), posted its report detailing AIM companies' experiences in adopting a corporate governance code.

Is social media the secret weapon your firm has been missing?
Future of Law

Social media can be risky, but could it also be your firm's secret weapon?

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