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.
Paul Ozin, Garrett Byrne and Brendan Finucane of 23 Essex Street, and Nicola Langridge of Hardwicke Building, who have settled their dispute with Michael Price, the senior clerk at Queen Elizabeth Building, without having to wash their dirty linen in public, thanks to District Judge Martin Samuels' refusal to release a copy of the summons to The Lawyer. Sources say the 13- day trial would have been "very juicy".
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Kamlesh Bahl, who, fresh from her victory in last week's Law Society elections, is this week receiving an honorary degree from De Montfort University in Leicester, and an honorary fellowship from John Moores University in Liverpool.