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.
VOTES are already flooding in by post for the prestigious The Lawyer/HIFAL Personality of the Year Award. Now The Lawyer has set up a 24-hour telephone voting hotline. Last year the former Law Society president Martin Mears was the profession's choice. This year the Lord Chief Justice, Lord Bingham, Cherie Booth QC, Law Society president Tony Girling, Robert Owen QC and the Lord Chancellor, Lord Mackay, must all stand a strong chance of scooping the award, to be presented at a gala dinner on 4 April. Readers who wish to lodge their nomination for the Personality of the Year should simply ring 0171 434 0826. To win a bottle of champagne, please leave your details for our prize draw. The hotline will close on Wednesday lunchtime.