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.
DLA’s Edinburgh managing partner Nick Seddon has won the role of regional managing partner for Asia, following Stewart Crowther’s decision to step down after 10 years in the position. Seddon was appointed by managing partner Nigel Knowles, with no formal elections held. Former corporate head Bruce Westbrook will step up to take on Seddon’s Edinburgh role. Crowther has yet to decide whether he will continue as a consultant at the firm or retire altogether.