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.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has scooped the lead role to advise Loudwater Trust on its admission to trading on AIM and the associated share placing, which raised £75m. Corporate finance partner Benjamin Lee led the BLP team advising Loudwater. The main investor in the fund is HBOS. Hammonds acted for Panmure Gordon, which is nomad and broker to IPO. Corporate partner Giles Distin led the Hammonds team.