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.
Shoosmiths & Harrison, which has offices stretching from Southampton to Nottingham, has recruited Booth & Co's Nick Hancock to head its commercial litigation department. Hancock went to Booths in Leeds in 1992 after training and working at City firm Linklaters & Paines for five and a half years. He will be based in Shoosmiths' Southampton office. He specialises in trading disputes and has a particular interest in multi-jurisdictional work.