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 Lord Chancellor plans to end the Worshipful Company of Scriveners near 200-year monopoly on notorial work in central London. Notaries authenticate certain legal documents, mainly for use abroad, by signing and sealing them. Lord Irvine wants to amend the Access to Justice Bill to give all public notaries the right to practise in the City, regardless of whether they belong to the company.