The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
Moving jobs can be so traumatic. It's impossible to tell how a law firm will react on finding out that a lawyer is going to a rival. For instance, one particular lawyer at a magic circle firm caught the sharp end of his practice leader's tongue when he told him he was leaving for a competitor.
So much so that on the day the lawyer left, the head honcho demanded the turncoat be escorted out of the building. Not that the departing lawyer minded so much - he'd 'relieved himself' in the chap's bin the night before. Which Hong Kong-based senior finance partner at a top US firm embarrassed himself in court after admitting to not knowing the meaning of fiduciary duty?