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.
MARTINEAU Johnson senior partner Michael Shepherd (pictured right), the new president of the Birmingham Law Society, has called for an urgent review of the legal profession's fee structures. "As firms are increasingly being asked by clients to quote fixed fees, it is clearly a matter for urgent discussion," said the Birmingham lawyer who succeeds Richard Chapman, senior partner at Wolverhampton-based Chapman Everatt & Co.