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.
Former Freshfields lawyer joins from national firm
Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw has continued its German hiring spree with the addition of a partner from Brandi Dröge Piltz Heuer & Gronemeyer. Markus Geisler has joined the Cologne office, bringing expertise in environmental and planning law, privatisations, project finance and transport. Prior to joining Brandi Dröge in 2001, Geisler was at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Earlier this year Mayer Brown hired three German banking partners from Clifford Chance Pünder.