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.
On 5 June, The Lawyer reported that the Government has approved the first professional qualification for paralegals - the BTEC in Legal Work. The Institute of Legal Executives also has a professional qualification for paralegals, more recently in partnership with City & Guilds.
On 12 June, The Lawyer reported that White & Bowker commercial property partner and head of commercial litigation Laurence Dunn had left the firm with a property team. Dunn is an employment partner leading an employment team.