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.
Latham & Watkins has posted a 14 per cent rise in average profit per equity partner (PEP) off the back of a 17 per cent rise in gross revenue for 2005. Average PEP increased from $1.4m (£790,000) in 2004 to $1.6m (£900,000), while revenue grew from $1.2bn (£900,000) to $1.4bn (£790m). London managing partner David Miles (above) told The Lawyer that 2005 had been "a record year" both in the UK and firmwide. First reported on www.thelawyer.com 2 February