Edwards Wildman Cuts London Staff, Spares Lawyers

Law360, New York (July 3, 2013, 7:47 PM EDT) -- Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP has cut eight staff members from its London office following a firmwide review, a firm spokesperson confirmed.

“Technology advances and related business production methods have reduced the need for as much support staff and services,”  the firm said in a statement last week. “Having undertaken a careful review of our business in London, in May we began a redundancy consultation process with a small number of individuals in support roles in London.”

No lawyers were caught in the downsizing, the spokesperson said....
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