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 represented Marsh & McLennan Companies (M&M) on the sale of both Vincula House and the Bowring Building, Tower Place, London EC3 to Tishman Speyer Properties. The agreement included the leaseback of part of the site on which M&M will base its European corporate headquarters. The company will take a 25-year lease on the 205,000sq ft office building. Property partner Don Rowlands led a team of 11 on the deal while Clifford Chance represented Tishman Speyer.