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 is celebrating after landing the lead role advising Barclays Bank on its biggest-ever foreign acquisition. The magic circle firm, which is on Barclays' legal panel, is advising the bank on its £2.9bn recommended acquisition of South African bank Absa. Absa is being advised by Linklaters, while South African firms Deneys Reitz and Webber Wenzel are providing local law advice to Barclays and Absa respectively.