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.
A former Enron in-house lawyer appeared in court last week charged with stealing more than £400,000 from the US energy group
Marcus von Bock und Polach was charged with theft and false accounting in relation to a UK-based subsidiary of the defunct company and another Enron company. Von Bock, a specialist in corporate and structured finance, had been a senior Enron lawyer in the UK for some four years. He was remanded on bail and is due to appear in court again on 23 July.