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.
Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) has built up its Brussels IP practice with the hire of former Allen & Overy (A&O) of counsel Thierry van Innis.
Van Innis has joined the firm as an of counsel and will work with two other A&O alumni in the Brussels IP team. Former A&O associates Stijn Debaene and Hakim Haouideg joined last September as partner and associate respectively.
The appointment brings to five the total number of lawyers in the team. Brussels managing partner Eric Cusas confirmed that the firm had further plans to grow its IP capability in the jurisdiction.