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.
Allen & Overy has appointed a new managing partner in its Amsterdam office, following the transfer of former managing partner Cees Vellekoop to the the firms corporate department in Tokyo. Peter Eijsvoogel took over as Vellekoops replacement in Amsterdam at the beginning of April. Vellekoop has been managing partner of the office since its merger with a substantial part of Benelux firm Loeff Claeys Verbeke in 2000. He was also Loeff Claeys resident partner in Tokyo for three years, and worked in the region for a total of five.