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.
Sir Hayden Phillips will succeed Sir Thomas Legg QC as Permanent Secretary at the Lord Chancellor's Department and as Clerk to the Crown in Chancery on 10 April. Phillips, the first non-lawyer to head the department, is currently Permanent Secretary at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Legg retires after 35 years at the LCD, which is to take on 40 extra staff at a cost of £2.5m to boost its policy team.