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.
The Law Society council meets on Thursday, followed by the society's annual general meeting. Among the issues to be discussed at the meeting are a proposed new introduction and referral code and the issue of whether solicitors should be allowed to continue to act for both borrower and lender in conveyancing transactions. The Law Society wants to outlaw the practice, except when it has approved the lenders' standard instructions.