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.
A group of Northern Rock's former shareholders launched a judicial review aimed at improving the compensation package offered by the Government, and Lovells has been handed a role from Citigroup, a subsidiary of which held held hedge fund SRM's shares.
Legal & General has also entered the fray as an interested party, although so far it hasn't instructed external counsel. It's just as well it has a roster of firms to choose from, with longstanding adviser Slaughters signed up by the Government months ago.