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.
Birmingham commercial firm Herbert Wilkes has taken over the small three-partner practice Barr Cleary. Under the arrangement, Barr Cleary senior partner David Cleary will become a Herbert Wilkes partner, boosting the number of partners at the firm to 16. He will bring Barr Cleary's staff of 10 to Herbert Wilkes. Of the two other partners one, Colin Barr, is retiring, while the other, John Cooper, has joined Dibb Lupton Alsop in Birmingham.