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.
Cohen is an experienced IP litigator and his loss will be another shock for McDermott, which has suffered from a string of high-profile partner departures.
This year the firm's losses have included William Charnley, head of corporate and co-founder of the London office, to Mayer Brown, capital markets partners Andrew Croxford and Andrew Caunt to White & Case and pensions partner Danny Tsang to Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis in London, while IP litigator Duncan Curley resigned to set up on his own.