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.
Zahida Manzoor, the Legal Services Ombudsman, has been appointed as the Law Society’s legal services complaints commissioner. Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs Lord Falconer made the appointment in response to concerns that the Office for the Supervision of Solicitors (OSS), the Law Society’s complaints arm, was not effective or efficient. Manzoor will have powers to set targets for complaints, make recommendations and require the OSS to submit a plan for improved complaints handling.