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.
The rights of audience enjoyed by members of the Institute of Legal Executives (Ilex) have been extended by the Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine. Subject to parliamentary approval members of the institute will have new rights of audience to appear before: district judges in the county courts for all matters including family proceeding; magistrates' family proceedings courts; magistrates hearing "matters originating by complaint or application" but not affecting "the liberty of the subject"; tribunals; and coroners' courts.