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.
Magistrates' Courts Committees (MCCs) of Avon and Somerset are being merged into a single MCC, the Lord Chancellor's Department has announced. Administrative and financial structures for the courts will merge on 1 April, 2000. Lord Irvine, the Lord Chancellor, wants to see the number of MCCs falling "substantially" as part of the drive by the Government to improve efficiency and reduce delays.