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.
Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw has made up seven partners in London, taking the partnership to 100. The new partners, which fall across practice areas, are Michael Brown in litigation and dispute resolution, Gary Cooper and Richard Smith in corporate, Christopher Fisher in employment, Nick Henchie in construction and engineering, Jonathan Moody in pensions and David Morrison in corporate/restructuring and insolvency. This is the second round of partnership promotions since Rowe & Maw combined with US firm Mayer Brown & Platt on 1 February 2002. New London senior partner Paul Maher said: "As a consequence of the merger, internal promotions and lateral hires, the partnership of the London office has increased by over 25 per cent in under two years. I look forward to our continued success and growth."