The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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 number of preliminary skirmishes have already taken place in a Chancery Division action in which athlete Paul Edwards is taking the British Athletic Federation and International Amateur Athletic Federation to the High Court over a four-year competition ban they have imposed on him. Edwards, who is represented by solicitors Janes, is seeking damages from the two federations for allegedly acting unlawfully and unfairly, in restraint of trade and in breach of the Anti-Doping Convention 1989 and of the Treaty of Rome in suspending him from competing. He is also seeking to have the suspension lifted.