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.
Hammond Suddards' Mike Shepherd is leaving the firm's Leeds office to develop the commercial litigation service for clients in Manchester. Shepherd, who heads the firm's environmental law unit, has been a partner for 20 years. Liam Buckley, head of the property department in Manchester, has been made a partner. The appointment follows an upturn in the region's property market.