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.
Eversheds (Anne Harris) advised the Strategic Rail Authority on a 20-year franchise agreement with Chiltern Railways to encourage long-term investment. Railtrack's administrators advised by Slaughter and May. Lead manager the Royal Bank of Scotland advised by Allen & Overy. Chiltern advised by CMS Cameron McKenna and niche rail firm Hollingworth Bissell.
Allen & Overy (Riccardo Sallustio) advised lead arrangers Banca di Roma and Banca Popolare di Milano on a d95m (£58.12m) loan to Fintad International for the acquisition of the controlling stake of Italian waste disposal company Falck. Fintad advised by Studio Legale Tonucci.