The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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 are being forced out of publicly funded work because of a decline in their pay, Matthias Kelly QC (left), the chairman of the Bar Council told the Bar Conference on Saturday (11 October). He also emphasised the public interest in retaining the silk system and attacked multidisciplinary partnerships as a threat to the independence of the bar. He called for the judicial appointments commission to be free of "political placemen".