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.
David Childs was confirmed as Clifford Chance's new managing partner on Friday (3 March). He succeeds Peter Cornell. Childs, currently chief operating officer (COO) at the global firm, was elected unopposed after a two-week voting process. The COO role will be scrapped. The vote was a formality after Paris managing partner Yves Wehrli - considered to be the only other serious candidate - indicated that he would not be standing. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 3 March