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.
Tom Rose and Fenella Gentleman had lunch on Tuesday 8 November. These titans of legal PR rule the roost at Herbert Smith and Lovells respectively. But the two firms have just - famously or infamously, depending on your point of view - been on the wrong side of the most devastating and embarrassing litigation defeats in recent memory (BCCI and Equitable Life, in case you'd forgotten).
Tulkinghorn can only imagine what the topic of conversation was: "Mine was the biggest climbdown in legal history."
"No, mine was the biggest climbdown in legal history."