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.
David Clementi, the Prudential chairman appointed by the Government to overhaul legal services in England and Wales, is to issue a consultation document early next year seeking responses on the future of regulation for the profession. "I really want to hear what people have to say on the issues. This is an opportunity to contribute to a root-and-branch review of regulation of legal services. I'd encourage all to engage in the process," he said on Monday 20 October. Clementi is embarking on an 18-month review of the regulatory framework, which could see changes to the regulatory powers of the Law Society and the Bar Council. First reported on www.thelawyer.com 21 October