The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.