The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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 litigation increase expected to come out of the global economic climate may take some time to take hold, but litigators are already in their busiest period for almost a decade.
Looking back to the recession of the 1990s, litigators said it took around two years before economy-related cases hit the courts. They expect that this will be the same this time round; however, the number of disputes is likely to be a lot higher.
These Litigation and ADR Special Reports examine many of the cases that have been keeping the courts busy this year.
The first report looks at the Court of Appeal's ruling in BSkyS v Virgin that the client’s right to choose its legal team is paramount.