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.
BBC 2 is holding a mock trial this week over three days (3-5 August). Real barristers - Rebecca Poulet QC and Christopher Sallon QC - will fight out the case of a fictional detective accused of blackmail. The programme will also follow the deliberations of the jury.
On Thursday Ashurst Morris Crisp assistant Jeremy Goodwin will swim 1344 lengths of Broadgate Club swimming pool - the equivalent distance to swimming the channel - in order to raise money for The Royal Marsden Hospital's leukemia unit. Goodwin had a bone marrow transplant there after he was diagnosed as suffering from the disease. There is still time to sponsor the event. Ring Gavin Gordon at Ashursts on: 0171 972 7691.