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.
An upbeat portrait of the City's financial strengths was painted by Stock Exchange chief executive Michael Lawrence at the third annual Leonard Sainer Lecture. The lecture last week was sponsored by the Leonard Sainer Legal Education Foundation and Titmuss Sainer Dechert and chaired by retired Court of Appeal judge Sir John Balcombe, chair of the foundation. Lawrence said London was able to demonstrate that "it ranks high among the world's financial centres". Lawrence said that the Stock Exchange was undergoing a thorough review of its activities to meet future challenges.