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 (Tom O'Grady) advised Buckingham Estates Partnership on the sale of a £40m property portfolio to Buckingham Estates, a subsidiary of Golfrate Holdings. Buckingham Estates advised by Darlingtons (Simon Lawrence, David Swede). DJ Freeman (Stephen O'Brien, Helen Dyer) acted for financers Royal Bank of Scotland.
Gouldens (Suzanne Billington) advised Pillar Property and the Hercules Unit Trust on the sale of a portfolio of 11 retail parks to Morley Fund Management for more than £185m. Norwich Union's in-house legal team (Jamie Davey) advised Morley.
Nicholson Graham & Jones (Wayne Smith) acted for Henderson Global Investors in its acquisition for National Provident Life of the Dexion office & industrial complex at 50 Maylands Avenue for £11.5m. Taylor Joynson Garrett (Richard Grosse, Jayne Schnider) advised the seller Burford.