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.
Four women lawyers are battling it out for the title of Cosmopolitan magazine's most outstanding woman of the year. High profile Leigh Day & Co partner Geraldine McCool is leading the lawyer line-up for the prize to be awarded at a breakfast at
Claridges in London on 7 December. She is joined by Dinah Rose, a sex discrimination barrister from 2 Hare Court, Debra Emery, a family solicitor at Brutton & Co in Portsmouth, and Sarah Phillimore, a criminal barrister at 1 Sergeants' Inn. A winner will be selected from 100 finalists. Women under 35 were invited to enter the awards in March this year. The four lawyers were nominated for the professions category.