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.
Was Oliver Bretz auditioning for Gone in 60 Seconds 3: Laying Down the Law recently? The Clifford Chance partner was motoring around in his Audi one weekend when the competition star -legendary for his willingness to dress down at the weekend - was pulled over by the law.
The rozzers were unimpressed with Bretz's plea that yes, it really was his car, and yes, he really was a high-flying partner at one of the world's top law firms. It took a lengthy call back to base to establish his credentials before he was on his way.