The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
The Association of Solicitor Investment Managers (ASIM) has elected Lawrence Graham partner Tim Thornton Jones as vice chairman. He was a director of ASIM for a year and then its treasurer for two years. Thornton Jones says the whole regulatory framework will change when the Financial Services Authority which begins work next year. He says: "ASIM is working to ensure that clients who choose the one-stop approach to having their investment and legal affairs managed by solicitors' firms are able to do so with no reduction in the standards."