Much of the existing analysis of Africa as a legal market has centred on infrastructure projects and natural resources.
The specific issues that in-house legal counsel face mean their choice of outsourcer is not a straightforward matter of cost.
UK firms might lead those in the US when it comes to change, but it’s coming to everyone, like it or not.
Prophets of change in the legal industry seem doomed to disappointment. Over the past two decades law firms have not torn up their structures; rather, change has been cultural
The commoditisation of artificial intelligence means many areas of the lawyer’s trade are at risk – including the ‘creative’ element.
Higher fees are likely to drive litigants away from the court and into alternative means of resolving disputes.
Disentangling meaningful tax policy changes from the rhetoric of a pre-election Budget is a mercifully infrequent pastime, says Skadden tax counsel Alex Jupp.
Jeremy Clarkson’s ‘fracas’ in a row over food does not necessarily point to automatic dismissal.