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.
Sir David Clementi has today (15 December) published his long awaited report on the regulatory review of legal services.
In his report Clementi made the following key recommendations. The creation of :
1. a single independent body to handle consumer complaints in respect of all members of frontline bodies; 2. alternative business structures to enable solicitors and barristers to work together on an equal footing and to permit non-lawyers to become involved in management and ownership; 3. a new regulatory framework, which places the interests of consumers at its centre; 4. a new independent complaints handling systems against lawyers.