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 record profits for the last financial year, with average profit per equity partner up to £800,000 - a rise of 14 per cent. The firm also recorded a turnover growth of 9 per cent to £265m. Senior partner David Gold (left) said the growth had come across the board but that the corporate department had performed particularly strongly.