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 has appointed Jean-Philippe Brisson to head its US environment and climate change practice in New York.
Brisson was previously senior adviser for Climate Action Reserve, which he will continue to advise after he joins the magic circle firm. He has also worked for Goldman Sachs Global Commodities, where he helped set up the US carbon desk, and as a senior counsel in Allen & Overy’s corporate group. Brisson will join a four-partner team in Linklaters’ US environment and climate change practice.