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.
On the subject of those zany guys at Lovells, King Zany himself Bob Kidby has just returned from his six-month sabbatical spent travelling across the US and also laying down some tracks with his group Clarence King and the Regents. However, it seems that he has not entirely switched back into pinstripe-suit mode, as opposed to leather trouser and bandana gear. One of the first events in his diary was a property law conference. On his return, a colleague inquired how the conference had gone. "Very well," Kidby replied, "very well indeed - I found a great bassist for the band." And the new clients, Bob?