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.
Australia has one of the most mature legal markets in the world.
Australia has one of the most mature legal markets in the world. Over the past decade many its leading firms have looked outward, adopting forceful growth strategies in Asia. In November Gilbert & Tobin became the latest to target Asia with an alliance with China's largest firm King & Wood.
One of the biggest stories of the past two years - not just in Australasia, but globally - has been the flotation of Slater & Gordon. In this Australasia Special Report, chief operations officer Mike Feehan recounts his experiences and looks forward to a time when other law firms can follow Slater's lead in different jurisdictions.
Those wanting to find out more about current develop-ments can go to www.thelawyer.com, where Mark Weenink, managing partner of Minter Ellison Rudd Watts, analyses investment into New Zealand. Also, Allens Arthur Robinson managing partner Michael Rose reveals the growth areas in the Australian market.