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.
Herbert Smith has announced the appointment of 11 partners globally, the majority to its London corporate department
The new London corporate partners are Scott Cochrane, Louise Freestone, Chris Haynes and Julia Pyke. Laurence Elliott will be made a partner in the London corporate recovery department, Anna Howell in energy/projects and Donald Rowlands in real estate. Two partners will also be made up in the Paris tax and projects department, one litigator in Tokyo and another in Hong Kong.