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.
Chris Atkinson, property partner with Yorkshire firm Gordons Wright & Wright, has been elected as the new president of the Bradford law society. Atkinson assumed the role at the end of last week. He plans to address professional concerns about the fragmentation of legal aid firms and the cost of residential conveyancing in high street practices. His deputy for the year is Bernadette Livesey, a solicitor at Bradford Metropolitan District Council.