The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
Abbey National targets Bank of Scotland in a merger bid worth £24bn. Abbey National advised by Slaughter and May (Frances Murphy and William Underhill), Lehman Brothers and UBS Warburg. Bank of Scotland advised by Herbert Smith (Michael Walter), Credit Suisse First Boston and Cazenove.