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.
The Bar Council is bracing itself for a further assault on the practice base of its members following the Government's announcement last week that it plans to give CPS lawyers full rights of audience. The Bar Council chairman, Heather Hallett QC, who specialises in prosecution work, is to spearhead the Bar Council's response to the plans. v See editorial, page 13.