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.
In Hungary, Allen & Overy’s management seems to prefer getting its hands dirty directly. So much so that senior partner David Morley has named the firm’s local subsidiary Morley Allen & Overy Iroda. This is apparently a longstanding tradition in Hungary, as his predecessor Guy Beringer had christened the firm Beringer Allen & Overy Iroda.
Tulkinghorn is still deciding whether this is senior partner megalomania or an archaic Hungarian legal requirement for naming law firms. How about Clifford Childs? Or Freshfields Burke-Morton-Mettenheimer, anyone?