The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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's global head of corporate Peter Charlton did his bit for Anglo-Sino relations recently when he volunteered to give a team of Chinese lawyers a guided tour of the magic circle firm's Canary Wharf headquarters.
According to the genial Geordie, the swimming pool was free for all of them to use. And if they preferred to swim naked that was fine by him. Apparently that's what you do in the Clifford Chance swimming pool, according to Big Pete. Whether skinny dipping is quite the thing in China was not immediately apparent to Tulkinghorn's spy.