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.
A course for lawyers, 'Handling the media', has been launched by legal PR consultant Sandra Hewett. The course is designed to provide interview skills, enable lawyers to promote their firm and help litigators understand what can and cannot be said to the media. Guest speaker for part of the course will be Sue Stapely, head of the Law Society's Press and Parliamentary Unit. The first course is on 5 September, cost £325 per person. Details from Le Fevre Williamson Public Relations, 01865 202666.