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.
Bingham McCutchen is continuing its aggressive expansion by launching a nine-strong New York hedge fund practice after a raid on Bryan Cave New York for a team of nine lawyers, including partners Robert Leonard and Michael Mavrides. The team will support the existing hedge fund practices in London and Boston. The hires almost double the firm's global hedge fund expertise to 19 lawyers. The losses leave Bryan Cave's New York hedge fund practice in tatters. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 12 October