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.
SJ Berwin (John Eldridge) advised Chelsfield on its £20m acquisition of a 1.2 acre island site at Bankside from National Grid. The site includes the London head office of Energis. BrookStreet des Roches (Charles Seaward) advised National Grid.
Lawrence Graham (Richard Miles, Tim Railton, Nick Turner) advised Legal & General on the sale of three shopping centres and the setting up of the Performance Shopping Centre Limited Partnership with Aberdeen Property Investors to acquire them in a deal worth £211m. Nabarro Nathanson (Tim Herbert-Smith, Chris Luck, James Dakin) advised Aberdeen Property Investors.
Linklaters (Julian Innes-Taylor) advised Royal & SunAlliance on its £40m acquisition of two recently completed development sites at the Temple Quay scheme in Bristol from Castlemore Securities. Wragge & Co advised Castlemore.
DJ Freeman (Clive Davies) has advised Integris on the completion of a £85m PFI contract with Norwich City Council. Norwich City Council advised by Beachcroft Wansbroughs.
Fladgate Fielder (Eamonn Cannon) advised the Junction Limited Partnership on its acquisition of four retail properties from Burford Holdings for £144.6m. Clifford Chance (Ann Hodgetts) advised Burford Holdings.