The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
A whole argument of Simmons' litigation partners gathered down the road from Monte Carlo at the weekend, spending a few days in Cannes to discuss the contentious issue of dispute resolution. Among the workshops was a treasure hunt in nearby Antibes, which saw the intrepid partners embark on a search for clues amid the backstreets of the old town. However, Tulkinghorn's mole reports that apparently the clues had nothing to do with the law, and also that there was no prize for the winner - evidently the 'treasure' was the team bonding.