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.
Hale and Dorr has scored a coup by taking on Allen & Overy (A&O) IP litigation partner Robert Barry. The magic circle partner will move to Hale & Dorrs London office, where he will rejoin former KLegal lawyer Mark Haftke. Both Barry and Haftke have previously practised at Bird & Bird. Barry is the fourth partner A&O has lost to a US firm. Euan Gorrie moved to Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, Nick Segal then left for Davis Polk & Wardwell and capital markets partner Andrew Brodie departed for Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy.