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 & Paines is claiming a $1.8bn High Court victory for Ernst & Young in a battle over responsibility for the collapse of BCCI, whose liquidators are represented by Lovell White Durrant. The High Court last week struck out half the liquidators' $3.5bn claim against the accountancy firm for the alleged negligent audit of BCCI. It is believed to be the largest claim ever struck out in interlocutory proceedings in England. The case continues.