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.
Lord Woolf, currently reviewing access to civil justice, has published six issues papers inviting views from civil courts users. They cover: the fast track procedure proposals, multi-party actions, medical negligence cases, housing cases, expert evidence and costs. In his interim report, Lord Woolf proposed a fast track for cases up to £10,000 with limited procedures and fixed costs. A working group is helping him to develop the idea. Copies of the papers are available from Ian Johnson, Lord Woolf's Inquiry, Lord Chancellor's Department, Room 6.43, Selborne House, 54-60 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6QW. Fax 0171 210 0725.