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's London office has poached Marwan Al-Turki from fellow US firm Mayer Brown & Platt to head its financial regulatory practice. Al-Turki joined Baker & Mckenzie in December from Mayer's London office. He said that Baker & McKenzie's European connections had enticed him away from his former firm. "The attraction is that Baker & McKenzie has offices all over Europe," explained Al-Turki. "So I will be well placed to work in pan-European financial services regulation, an exciting area at the moment."