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.
Did you know that leaving your computer monitor switched on overnight is the equivalent of cooking six microwave meals? Thats the message that Addleshaws Energy Guerrilla aka Manchester-based associate Martin Curtis is trying to spread. Curtis has devised a wacky campaign to get people to switch off their monitors overnight. Last November Curtis walked around Addleshaws Manchester office leaving a picture of a happy gorilla and the message have a banana for those who had switched off and a picture of an angry ape next to those that were left on. And though the move caused chaos for the firms IT desk his efforts were later applauded. Since Curtis launched his campaign more than 50 per cent of people now turn of their monitors compared to a pathetic 14 per cent last November.