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.
Linklaters corporate partner Stephen Boughton (left) is set to leave the firm in the New Year. Boughton is believed to have opted to move away from the law and might choose to pursue an academic career. During his 25 years at the firm, Boughton has acted on a number of high-profile deals, most notably for SmithKline Beecham on its multibillion pound merger with Glaxo Wellcome in 1998.