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.
One of Lord Woolf's Access to Justice inquiry team members will address a conference by the National Council for Access to Law. District judge Dick Greenslade will lead the one-day event in addressing issues ranging from how litigants in person should present their cases and how changes to civil court claim limits will affect solicitors, advice workers and lay representatives. Small claims court expert Professor John Baldwin, of Birmingham University, will also speak at the one-day event, which will be held on 27 April in Taunton, Somerset. For more information, contact the conference secretary, NaCAL, 151 North Road, St Andrews, Bristol BS6 5AH. Tel 0117 944 1966.