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.
What is it about karaoke machines? Mrs Tulkinghorn cannot sing for toffee, hates public speaking and never remembers the words to anything, not even her favourite band The Spice Girls. But once she sets her eyes on a karaoke machine, there's no stopping her, no matter how large the audience or the level of negative reaction. Much the same is clearly true for the senior members of 1 Crown Office Row. To celebrate their move to new premises a karaoke machine was hired, ostensibly for the pleasure of the more junior members. Inevitably, head of chambers Robert Seabrook QC (pictured left) quickly took control. What was he singing? Silly question - My Way of course.