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.
Total tenants (silks): 50 (17) plus 17 arbitrators.
Door tenants: Five
Chambers contributions: 12 per cent
Revenue per barrister: £440,000
Top cases last year: Equitable Life v Ernst & Young; Phoenix Pictures v Axa Reinsurance; Petromec & Petrobras; Allsports Ltd, Manchester United, Umbro, The FA, JJB Sports & ors v OFT; Crehan v Inntrepreneur.
No of appearances in House of Lords: Two
No of appearances in Court of Appeal: 50
Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.27
Average hourly rates: £270-£650
New clients: Hunton & Williams, McDermott Will & Amery.