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.
Women lawyers can now wear trousers in court following the Bar Council's receipt of a letter from Lord Chief Justice Taylor
approving the practice. The Bar has welcomed the move, which is described by many women as a practical step. The Association of Women Barristers has operated a long-running campaign to end the skirt-wearing mandate in operation in UK courtrooms.