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.
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.