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.
It's a good job that those chaps at Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw aren't superstitious. The half of the brandnew merged firm that was Rowe & Maw had signed up to sponsor the England v Scotland match in the Rugby Six Nations Championship. Of course, with the merger, the old Rowe & Maw hoardings to go around the edge of the ground were no longer any good, and with much rushing around they were changed to include the Mayer Brown bit. Unfortunately, though, one of the England players failed to recognise the significance of the signs and promptly crashed straight through the Mayer Brown half.