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.
Barristers have called for more effective action to combat the "urgent" problem of racial and sexual harassment at the Bar. Speaking last week at a meeting of the Young Barristers' Committee, Bar chairman Robert Seabrook QC said the problem was "despicable" and "unacceptable" and urged chambers to introduce proper procedures for dealing with complaints. Vivienne Gay of the Association of Women Barristers said harassment was deeply damaging to young barristers' self-confidence and affected their career prospects.