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.
Where to start? Tulkinghorn came face-to-face with a five-page press release last week. Five - count them - pages. What, he wondered, could possibly be so earth-shattering that it deserved not one, two, three or even four pieces of A4 (which is almost a tree), but five? The future front-page splash was… wait for it… a legal assistant at Keoghs whose legal career was "taking off thanks to her apprenticeship".
A heartwarming story, there's no doubt, but was it really absolutely necessary to chop down a forest to tell us?