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.
Leading Glasgow firm Maclay Murray Spens is to set up a litigation team at its London office. It has recruited a partner from a city firm, who is yet to be named. "We have experienced a considerable growth in client requirement for English litigation services and it now makes sense to have a team in London," said Michael Walker, Maclays' senior partner. The firm has also recruited Robin Garrett, a property partner from 12-partner Edinburgh firm Steedman Ramage, who will join the firm at an undisclosed date. Last week the firm announced the recruitment of two partners from Edinburgh firm Dundas & Wilson.