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.
Former Law Society treasurer Mike Howells has queried a £7m surplus which has been built up by the society over the past year. "We just can't go on pocketing money and spending it," Howells told last Thursday's meeting of the Law Society council meeting. "It's the profession's money." Council member Edward Nally said a newly established audit committee of which he was a member was looking at ways to improve Chancery Lane's financial management.