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.
Commercial property securitisation specialist, Andrew Forryan (right) has rejoined Clifford Chance as a partner after a two -year stint at the London office of US firm Sidley & Austin. Forryan who was an associate at Sidley & Austin said: "Working as a partner at a firm like Clifford Chance will give me access to a wider market and a huge depth of resources." Head of Clifford Chance's commercial property practice Tony Briam said the two years at Sidley & Austin had stood Forryan in good stead because "he now has experience from a slightly different perspective and has gained practice management skills". Managing partner at Sidley & Austin in London John Edwards said he was sorry to see Forryan go but realised that he "wants to operate within the comfort of a big firm."