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.
US firm Hunton & Williams has raided Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw in a bid to ramp up its disputes capability in London. Partners John Miles and Marie Kidwell will be taking a team of five associates to the US firm. Miles and Kidwell, who were formerly at Denton Wilde Sapte, joined Mayer Brown & Platt in London to set up a litigation capability just months before the firm's merger with Rowe & Maw. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews on 4 December