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.
Judgment is pending in a property case in which the Arab Bank seeks £12.5m from John D Wood Commercial (in liquidation). The case concerns money loaned on the basis of a property valuation by Woods. The bank claims that Woods failed to carry out a proper inspection of the service tunnels on the property and failed to seek specialist advice concerning asbestos present on site.