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.
Bristows senior partner David Brown has retired after 40 years at the firm.
Bristows' top dog quits after forty years" />Bristows senior partner David Brown has retired after 40 years at the firm. He will be replaced by real estate partner Michael Rowles. IP specialist Brown became senior partner in 2002. He represented Rockwater in its High Court patent dispute with Coflexip in 2003 and took several patent cases to the Lords, including Glaxo v Generics and Novartis v American Home Products. Rowles joined Bristows in 1974 and is the firm's longest-serving partner.