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.
Tulkinghorn is shocked at the slipping standards of Silk Street. It was bad enough when the City abandoned wing collars, but at least you could rely on those Linklaters chaps to turn up in grey. But Tulkinghorn is distressed to report that restructuring star Robert Elliott is taking dress down that little bit too far. Elliott is currently sporting what can only be described as a woven bangle, after a trip to Thailand. "I happened to go to a Buddhist temple and they gave me it," says the unabashed Elliott, who nevertheless reports that his clients have leapt upon this magnificent opportunity to take the mick.