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.
International intellectual property specialist Marija Danilunas has left niche firm Bird & Bird to join national practice Hammond Suddards. Dual-qualified Canadian barrister and UK solicitor Danilunas will soon be supervising a US patent case in Chicago. Head of department, partner Laurence Cohen, says Danilunas' ability to relate her US experience to the English law was " almost unique". Her appointment is the fourth in Hammond Suddards' growing IP department in a year.