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.
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.