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 last week opened its Shanghai office, two months after the Chinese Ministry of Justice named it as the only UK practice to receive approval for the latest batch of licences. The new office, led by managing partner Wong Kwai Huen, boosts the firm's international network to eight practices. "Over the last few years the firm has built up a strong practice relating to all aspects of trade and investment in the People's Republic of China," says Wong.