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.
Landmark Chambers has hired its first chief executive, Joel Hagan, who joins from the BBC. Patrick Lawson QC, a barrister at the 62-tenant planning and public law set, said Hagan’s arrival will help "ensure [the set] continues to maintain [its] competitive edge". The arrival of Hagan, who was head of the BBC’s technology consulting practice, follows the move last year of Lawrence Graham’s former head of business development, Chris Bean, to the set. Bean is marketing director at Landmark.