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.
Bristol law firm Veale Wasbrough has launched a seven day a week residential conveyancing service. The service, called Convey Direct, will open for 12 hours from 8am on week days as well as from 10am to 4pm at the weekend. The phone-based system will be manned by 25 staff working on a shift basis. The firm will publish a "menu" of services, ranging from First Move, for first time home buyer, to Fast Move, for buyers or sellers in a hurry. New technology has been introduced to handle high volumes of work.