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.
London law firm Berrymans is funding the first academic research into liability for industrial pollution in the European Union. The project is run at the Oxford Centre for the Environment, Ethics and Society at Mansfield College. Partner Sarah Shemmings says: "A capitalist society needs the safety net of insurance, and it cannot afford to price environmental insurance out of the market."