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.
Sharon Mead, a legal executive at Cambridge firm Taylor Vinters, who won a Southampton football club shirt and football signed by all the players in a competition run by IT suppliers Sanderson, which sponsors the club. The only downside is that she supports Chelsea.
Nabarro Nathanson, which got a piece of the high octane Formula One action when it issued a writ last week on behalf of Ralf Schumacher, younger brother of the ever popular double world champion Michael. Schumacher is suing Jordan in a dispute over his contract.
Businessman Kim Barrett, who, according to The Sun, "was amazed when he was given legal aid - to sue legal aid chiefs". Barrett claims the board was wrong to fund an ex-employee's civil action against him.