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.
Citigroup has overhauled its external legal panels.
The Europe, Middle East and Asia (Emea) panel has been split into two tiers. The top level includes Allen & Overy (A&O), Ashurst, Beachcroft, Clifford Chance, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith, Hogan Lovells, Linklaters and Norton Rose. The second tier features Denton Wilde Sapte and Simmons & Simmons. In the US, the panel is divided into three tiers. UK firms included in the top tier are A&O, Clifford Chance and Linklaters, while Freshfields is included in the second level. US firms featuring in the first tier are Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Cravath Swaine & Moore, Mayer Brown, Shearman & Sterling and Sidley Austin.