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.
Capital markets partner Andrew Brodie joins Milbanks London office
Allen & Overy (A&O) has lost its second partner to a US firm in less than a week. Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy has hired A&O capital markets partner Andrew Brodie. Brodie will join Milbanks London office as a partner on 1 December, strengthening its structured finance and capital markets capabilities. Brodie has been a partner at A&O since 1990. He has relationships with a number of existing clients of Milbank, such as Citibank, Schroder Salomon Smith Barney, JP Morgan Chase, Deutsche Bank, Abbey National and Barclays. At A&O the partner loss follows that of banking partner Euan Gorrie to Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.