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.
As for that fantasy football, Tulkinghorn is pleased to reveal the leaders following completion of the first round of games. Gavin McPherson, an avid reader of The Lawyer from Welsh firm George & D’Ambra Solicitors, is leading the pack with 38 points so far.
38 points?? That makes Tulkinghorn’s 11 seem downright ordinary! Remind me, just how are Wales getting on in Germany?
A comparison of fee-earning productivity during World Cup matches at Baker & McKenzie is sure to follow once management gets word the firm is the best performing, with 349 collective points. It’s surely only for reasons of scale that The Lawyer's staff have managed just 105 points between them. Or maybe it's just because they're a bit busier than Bakers' lawyers.
Leading individuals: Gavin McPherson George & D’Ambra Solicitors 38 Peter Charles-Jones Berwin Leighton Paisner 35 Jeremy Harcourt TWM Solicitors 33