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.
Scottish firm Maclay Murray & Spens has bolstered its London-based corporate practice with the appointment of the head of Boodle Hatfields corporate department Jonathan Brooks. Brooks specialises in a wide range of work for private companies and joint ventures with particular focus in the healthcare, financial services, computer software and e-commerce sectors. A significant part of his practice also involves inward investment, frequently acting for US and other international companies setting up in the UK. Magnus Swanson, Maclays chief executive, said: "We are delighted to that Jonathan has agreed to join us. He brings with him a good name and a growing reputation in the corporate, especially AIM, market."