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.
Tulkinghorn has discovered that The Fast Show's Swiss Toni has a sideline in law firm management. One of Tulkinghorn's scribes just couldn't help noticing that Carnelutti managing partner Luca Arnaboldi had been taking lessons from The Fast Show's car salesman and self-proclaimed god of love. Apparently, according to Arnaboldi, his firm's merger with McDermott Will & Emery has something to do with the US firm's entrepreneurial spiritâ€¦ or something like that. Arnaboldi's exact words on the reason for the merger were: "Well, let me tell you why McDermotts is like a beautiful woman." Oh well, at least it made a nice change from the all-time classic: "We're delighted, and culturally it's a perfect fit."