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.
The Law Society has announced the members of two new boards to oversee consumer complaints and regulation. The Consumer Complaints Board and the Regulation Board will be responsible for the policy and operations of the Law Society's complaints handling and regulation functions respectively. The Complaints Board is chaired by Professor Shamit Saggar and features Susan Hodkinson, Christopher Hughes, Mohammed Arif Khan, Jennifer Isabel Kreser, Michael Spencer Tildesley as solicitor members. The Regulation Board is chaired by Peter Williamson and features solicitors Alan Baker, Yvonne Brown, Andrew Long, Penelope Owston, Sally Ruthen, Edward Solomons, Richard Taylor and Stephen Walzer. The boards will become fully operational in January 2006.