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.
Brixton solicitor Angello Hornby and Linklaters litigation partner Katie Bradford, who are among 500 leading women who are attending the 43rd Women of the Year Lunch this week. Hornby co-founded the Brixton all-female firm Hornby Ackroyd & Levy in 1980 and has created strong ties with the local community. Bradford is a property specialist and heads up Linklaters' property litigation unit.
Albanian student Klentiana Mahmutaj, who has just been granted a visa to come to Britain to study law at De Montfort University in Leicester, where she has been awarded a scholarship.
Right-wing Philadelphia lawyer Jerome M Marcus who is credited by the Sunday New York Times with having tipped off special prosecutor Kenneth Starr about Monica Lewinsky's affair with Bill Clinton. Marcus is said to have learned about the affair from his friend, literary agent Lucianne Goldberg, who is in turn a friend of Linda Tripp, Lewinsky's confidante.