PARTNERS AT SJ BERWIN GIVE GO-AHEAD FOR FIRST EVER MERGER BETWEEN A UK AND ASIAN LAW FIRM: Yesterday's approval of plans for SJ Berwin to become part of King Wood Mallesons (KWM) will mark the first ever merger between a UK and Asian law firm. The deal - which will create a practice with a turnover of more than $1 billion (£660m) - will give the Asian firm a foothold in London's legal market and mark the end of the SJ Berwin name. #News
Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has improved the quality and speed of its reporting and management information since implementing the QlikView Business Discovery platform from Informance. QlikView's interactive desktop dashboards bring all of the firm’s key financial performance indicators together in one document and provide partners and finance staff with instant access to live data with detailed analysis.