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.
The coroner's inquest into the death of Dr David Kelly was adjourned last week (13 August) by Lord Falconer until the end of the Hutton inquiry. This is despite requests by Kelly's family that a burial order be made as soon as possible. Sir Louis Blom Cooper QC of Doughty Street Chambers, who has chaired over 12 inquiries in the last decade, said it was normal for a coroner's inquiry to be adjourned. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews 13 August