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.
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Tony Angel's impending transfer out of Linklaters(see story) is going to generate plenty of speculation as to his successor. As The Lawyer first revealed early last year, the obvious favourites are capital markets head Nick Eastwell and banking head John Tucker, with golden child Simon Davies an outside bet. Angel will be a hard act to follow, though.
Meanwhile, talking of people still desperate to crack America, David Beckham turned to entertainment boutique Lee & Thompson for his LA Galaxy deal. After a run of celeb deals, Harbottles didn't get a look-in. Maybe other Harbottles' clients such as the Kates - Moss and Middleton - just don't mix with Posh.