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.
Baker & McKenzie head of administration and public law Tom Cassels has been appointed a trustee of the Social Mobility Foundation.
The firm has a longstanding relationship with the charity, which aims to help high-achieving A-level students from low-income backgrounds attain university places. Former Bakers managing partner Russell Lewin was a trustee of the charity from 2006 until he passed away in 2009. Cassels has previously undertaken pro bono work for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and Save the Children.