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.
Laurence Harris and David Kendall have been elected managing and senior partner respectively of new firm Kendall Freeman. The result is hardly surprising. Harris is the former DJ Freeman chief executive and a key strategist in the formation of the new firm moving forward. As a name partner of the new firm, Kendall also looked set to scoop the role as senior partner. Kendall has been elected for a five-year term and Harris for three. The new roles will be effective from 1 May, when DJ Freeman officially reopens its doors as Kendall Freeman.