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 HR feature in the 8 December edition of The Lawyer brought lots of fascinating details into the public arena for the first time. Diversity programmes, 360? reviews, recruitment in far-flung places… it’s all there. Tulkinghorn’s favourite snippet, though, featured Simmons & Simmons. The firm takes its commitment to HR seriously and has long offered flexible working hours. The most common reason for its lawyers requesting time off is “family”. The second most popular is… to exercise their horses.