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.
The Law Society council has coughed up nearly £500,000 to help dig the beleaguered Office for the Supervision of Solicitors (OSS) out of its backlog misery. But the money - required to pay extra staff to deal with thousands of pending complaints - will only clear the backlog that has accumulated up to December 1997. Thousands more have built up since then, currently increasing at a rate of 95 cases per week.