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 Piper (no prizes for correctly guessing that the Rudnick Gray Cary wouldn't even see out the year) rose to the challenge magnificently last Wednesday (18 May) at its annual understated results jamboree.
The world waited with baited breath to hear just how much more money Nigel Knowles was making. Perhaps we would even get a hint of which country would be the next recipient of the DLA Piper flag. But what the assembled throng really wanted to know was: would Eye of the Tiger get another outing to accompany the great man's arrival?
The answer: the new touchy-feely global juggernaut eschews such chest-beating anthems in favour of Lighthouse Family lift muzak.
From gritty Northern bastards to anodyne international smoothies in one fell swoop. Genius.