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.
Clifford Chance has elected new leaders for two of its global practice groups.
Cliff McAuley has been re-elected as global real estate practice leader for a four-year term starting 1 January 2006. He was first elected to the role in 2003 at which time he was head of the London practice.
David Harkness has been elected as global tax pensions and employment practice area leader. He also starts a four-year tenure in the New Year and is taking over from current head Douglas French who is standing down from the role after 10 years of both London and global management responsibilities.
McAuley and Harkness stood for the roles in uncontested elections following a nomination round.