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 Semple, senior partner of business law firm Semple Fraser WS, is the new president of the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce. He launched his one-year term of office with a pledge to improve transport, tourism, trade and training and to encourage debate on devolution. "The business community should welcome any decentralisation of decision making to Scotland, but nothing should be done which tilts the playing field against business in Scotland," he said.