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.
David Foster (pictured right), former senior partner of Newcastle firm Watson Burton, has been elected president of the Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Law Society. The new vice-president is Iain Nicholson, senior partner of Iain Nicholson & Co in Ponteland. He is also a director and treasurer of the Association of Solicitor Investment Managers.