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.
Simmons & Simmons has poached Daniel Liew from US firm Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy to join its corporate group as a partner. Liew will be in the group's major projects practice. He is a specialist in Chinese issues. A spokesman for Simmons & Simmons says: "He brings with him extensive experience of advising project sponsors and financiers on the development, financing of power, and other projects in China and worldwide."