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.
Brian Smith and Timothy Keehan join Latham as partners 12 years after the pair joined Mayer Brown from Stroock & Stroock & Lavan (now Stroock).
The team provides a variety of financial institutions, banks and credit card firms with advice on federal and state laws. The pair have been advising Citibank, Bank of America, Bank One, MBNA, JPMorgan Chase, Metropolitan Life, Avon Products and Fidelity Mutual Funds.
Smith’s experience stretches back to a spell as chief counsel to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency from 1982-84, and a period as in-house counsel at MasterCard International from 1974-82.