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.
Members of the legal profession gathered in Court Seven of the Old Bailey on Friday 9 July to pay their respects to the Recorder of London, Judge Michael Hyam, who died last week. The Old Bailey’s most senior judge died of a heart attack after collapsing at the Institute of Barrister’s Clerks annual dinner on Thursday night. Judge Hyam, 66, was greatly respected, presiding over numerous major trials, including that of the nailbomber David Copeland and the serial rapist David Mulcahy. He leaves a wife and three sons.