The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
The Brussels office of Herbert Smith has received instructions to act for the European Commission on a major competition case before the European Court of First Instance. The firm will defend an action that was brought by Finnish supermarket giant Kesko Oy. Its proposed acquisition of its closest rival, Tuko Oy, was blocked under EU merger regulations. The company is seeking to challenge and overturn the commission's ruling. The case is being handled by partner Stephen Kinsella and Adrian Brown from Herbert Smith's Brussels office.