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.
Former High Court judge Sir Gavin Lightman has joined third-party funding group Harbour Litigation Funding as chair of the investment committee.
Lightman was appointed a High Court judge in 1994 before standing down in 2008 to resume private practice as a consultant for Indian firm FoxMandal Little. He said: “Third-party funding promotes access to justice. I’m convinced that this form of funding has immense potential and I look forward to working with Harbour.”