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.
Titmuss Sainer Dechert litigation partner John Hume is leaving the firm after 33 years, including 24 years as a partner, to become the sixth partner at litigation practice The Ralph Garry Partnership. The High Holborn-based practice has been renamed Ralph Hume Garry. Hume, a solicitor advocate, said his main clients would be coming with him, and commented: "One eventually gets tired and needs a change. Things change within firms, you don't always agree with decisions... just the flavour had changed." He said he expected less bureaucracy within the smaller firm.