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.
Midlands firm Challinors has appointed a new management team as it bids to expand its footprint in the region. Helen Jarvis has joined the senior management team as HR director, while Jonathan Gamble has been appointed finance director. Both are former employees of regional rival Fraser Brown.
Challinors chief executive Andy Hodges said: “The firm’s committed to moving the business forward and growing to become one of the top five firms in the Midlands.” Hodges, who joined in October 2007, has pledged to increase the firm’s turnover by 75 per cent over the next five years.