The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
US lawyers have helped broker a debt restructuring deal for the Republics of Slovenia and Croatia. White & Case corporate partners James Hurlock and Troy Alexander and associates Lawrence Pettit and James Berman represented Croatia in issuing $1.46 billion in bonds in exchange for its share of a $4.3 billion debt owed by the former Yugoslavia to western banks, led by the Chase Manhattan Bank. Slovenia was represented by Cleary Gottleib Steen & Hamilton corporate partners Mark Walker and Andrew Bernstein. Slovenia issued $812 million in bonds in exchange for its share of the debt. The remnant Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is being represented by Allen & Overy partners David Morley and associate Mark Slater, but the deal for Yugoslavia has yet to be finalised and Allen & Overy said it could not yet comment on it.