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.
The Birmingham Six are heading for a High Court libel confrontation with Tory MP David Evans over comments he allegedly made about them last month. They claim that at the same talk that Evans is said to have described the Heritage Secretary, Virginia Bottomley, as being "dead from the neck up" and a Labour Party parliamentary candidate, Melanie Johnson, as having "three bastard children", he accused them of being murderers who were guilty, not just of the Birmingham pub bombings, but also guilty of killing hundreds of other people. The Six are represented by B M Birnberg & Co.