The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
Compulsory minimum salaries for trainee solicitors could be threatened by a revelation that the move has never had official legal backing. The news, revealed at the Trainee Solicitors Group annual conference earlier this month, could affect the group's argument to retain compulsory minimum salaries. Law Society President Tony Girling and training committee chairman Simon Baker are believed to be ready to propose a recommended minimum salary during the forthcoming consultation on the issue. Current minimum levels are £12,150 for London and £10,850 elsewhere.