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 (A&O) is losing its Paris leveraged finance head Jonathan Nabarro to Weil Gotshal & Manges. Nabarro, who joined A&O in May 2004 from Ashurst, will jointly head Weil's French banking and finance practice alongside Emmanuel Ringeval. He advises on a wide range of finance work, including asset, structured and project finance. The hire comes just a week after restructuring partner Jean-Dominique Daudier de Cassini joined Weil from Willkie Farr & Gallagher. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 7 December