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.
North East firm Jacksons has split its core areas of business into two new firms. The firms insurance practice will be spun-off into a separate practice comprising managing partner Richard Clarke and six other partners.
The firms commercial and private client practice will have 10 partners, including senior partner Kevin Fletcher.
Clarke said: "The benefit to the firm and our clients will be a more focused, efficient and dynamic environment in which to develop each practice in their respective marketplaces."
The demerger will take effect from 1 September when the names of the two new firms will be announced.