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.
Baker & McKenzie (B&M) has confirmed that its London practice will become a new English limited-liability partnership (LLP), as first revealed by The Lawyer (8 November 2004). Baker & McKenzie (B&M) has confirmed that its London practice will become a new English limited-liability partnership (LLP), as first revealed by The Lawyer (8 November 2004). Gary Senior, managing partner of the firm's London office, said: "After careful consideration, we've adopted LLP status for our London office. Like every successful business, we must be prepared to adapt to changing circumstances. Our new structure, which is in line with that adopted by many other significant legal and professional service firms, offers us the benefit of a modern business framework together with a prudent approach to managing risk. As such, I believe it gives us the right base from which to drive the business forward in the best interests of both our clients and our people."