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.
To gamble or not to gamble? It was the dilemma of a whole load of delegates at The Lawyer's Legal Summit in Monte Carlo last weekend - and it is the same dilemma facing Linklaters partners today as their partnership conference kicks off in the same city.
It's the sort of dilemma that City firms have confronted following the boom in online gaming. There's a lot of money swilling around, but is it entirely kosher?
Freshfields has piled in where others fear to tread and is busy advising 888.com on its potential merger with Ladbrokes.
Slaughters had followed a more cautious approach and decided not to advise the nouveau riche onliners. But when old money got involved in the shape of client Ladbrokes, it was time to ditch the unofficial policy. Well, if Bush can't beat them...