The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
In the wake of the Roger Levitt trial scandal, complaints will be lodged at the Bar Council over the alleged professional misconduct of all three prosecution barristers in the 1993 trial. Levitt's former solicitor John Perry, a partner at Goldkorn Davies Mathias, and John Marshall, Conservative MP for Hendon South, are drafting formal complaints against the prosecution team of David Cocks QC, Jonathan Fisher and Jane Bewsey, all of 5 King's Bench Walk, for their alleged role in the misleading of Parliament and, in Cocks' case, also of public comments about the role of trial judge Mr Justice Laws. MPs on Parliament's treasury select committee accused the Serious Fraud Office of bungling the trial and of being misled by Cocks over its conduct.