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 candidates have put their names forward to stand for the vice-chairmanship of the Bar Council. As predicted by The Lawyer two weeks ago, Nigel Pascoe QC, Daniel Brennan QC, Julian Malins QC and Johnathan Hirst QC are all standing. Douglas Day QC, the fifth contender predicted by The Lawyer, said he had contemplated standing but decided against it. Ballots have already been sent out and the winner will be announced on 16 October.