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.
Hextalls has taken on Druces & Atlee partner Stephen Kingsley to head commercial property. The firm has not previously had a property head in London, with partner John Castle running the department out of Sussex. The hire shows the firm’s intent to bolster property. Hextalls senior partner Paul Connolly said: “Our commercial property department will grow significantly in the next 12 months.” Emma Vere-Jones