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.
Stibbe: Jitta Marius Josephus (lead litigator); Paul van den Hoek (partner)
Nauta Dutilh: Professor Paul Storm (partner); Harmel de Mol van Otterloo (corporate partner)
LVMH in-house: head of corporate affairs James Lieber and two in-house lawyers
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek (Dutch partner of Linklaters & Alliance): Peter Wakkie (lead partner); Peter van Schilfgaarde (litigation partner); Martin van Olffen (corporate partner); Bernard Spoor (corporate partner); Marcus Wagemakers (corporate associate); Elsje Jorritsma (competition partner); Jolling de Pree (competition partner elect)
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, London: Scott Simpson, Alexander Kaarls, AnnBeth Begrowicz (covering corporate aspects)
Houthoff Buruma: Lunsingh Scheuleer (partner)
Members of the Enterprise Chamber: Willems (chairman); Visser (judge); den Boer (judge); Traas (board member); Timmermans (board member). There were other members in the 1999 cases but Willems remained chairman.
The three Dutch investigators: Jan Rijkels (former partner in the tax law firm of Loyens & Volkmaars in Amsterdam); Aad Jacobs (former chief executive officer of Dutch bank and insurance company ING Groep); Professor Harny Honée (former director of legal affairs at Unilever NV and currently professor of corporate law at Erasmus University in Rotterdam)