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.
Carson McDowell (Alan Reilly) advised Tesco Property Holdings on the sale of Bow Street Mall Shopping Centre in Northern Ireland to Bow Street Mall for £30.5m. Mills Selig (Brian E Ham) advised the purchaser.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (Carol McCormack, Mike Gibson) advised the Home Office and HM Prison Service on a public-private partnership contract worth £311m with Anne's Gate Property (AGP) to build and operate their new London headquarters building at Marsham Street. Norton Rose (Jon Ellis) advised AGP. Allen & Overy (David Lee) advised Ambac Assurance, Law Debenture and the Royal Bank of Canada on the financing of the project.
Linklaters (Christopher Coombe) advised MEPC on a £190m portfolio disposal to Antler Investments under a mixture of property asset sale agreements and corporate share purchase agreements. Solomon Taylor & Shaw (Declan O'Brien, Raymond Taylor) advised Antler.
SJ Berwin (Nick Minkoff, David Parkes) advised Delancey Estates on the £17m sale of Aridgrove UK, whose sole asset is the freehold interest in 9 Marylebone Lane, London W1. DLA (Philip Rooney) advised the purchaser, Universities Superannuation Scheme.