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.
Bristol's Bond Pearce has appointed banking and restructuring partner Victor Tettmar as managing partner following the decision by Simon Richardson to step down after seven years in the post. Tettmar, who has spent his entire career with the firm, has been a board member at Bond Pearce and was previously vice-president of the Insolvency Lawyers' Association. The change will take effect from 1 February next year. Richardson said he was stepping down as the firm continued to expand. He will become head of employment and will play a lead role in helping the firm manage major client relationships. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 13 October