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.
Lord Woolf (left), the retiring Lord Chief Justice, has joined Blackstone Chambers as a non-resident mediator and arbitrator.
Lord Woolf, the retiring Lord Chief Justice, has joined Blackstone Chambers as a non-resident mediator and arbitrator. He retired from his five-year tenure on 30 September and became a Blackstone tenant immediately after. He joins Blackstone's existing mediators Presiley Baxendale QC, Sir David Edward QC, Robert Englehart QC and Charles Flint QC. In another innovative move for the bar, Blackstone has recruited the former deputy editor of The Lawyer Matheu Swallow as its new marketing and communications director.