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.
Shakespeares Solicitors' has appointed two paralegals - Steve Stevenson and Mike Radford - as associates to mark their seniority. Shakespeares' managing partner Andrew Argyle said the pair had made an outstanding contribution and he personally supported a change in Law Society regulations to allow paralegals to progress further and become partners. "If someone is making a valuable contribution there is no reason why they can't join the partnership," he said.