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.
Dechert has swooped on Morgan Lewis & Bockius, taking an eight-strong securitisation team that includes the former chairman of the group. Steven Molitor, who served as chairman of the securitisation group during his tenure at Morgan Lewis and as a partner for over 10 years, led the team of attorneys to Dechert’s Philadelphia office. The loss comes soon after the departure of two partners from Morgan Lewis’s West Coast practice.