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.
There's no getting away from it, Mipim is all about selling. And with 13,000 delegates and many more property professionals joining in for the ride, it's important to stand out from the crowd.
Tulkinghorn was particularly struck by the approach of one foxy participant from South Africa (check out the job title), whereas Lovells took a more subliminal approach, plying hungover guests with delicious chocolate bars (see above).
The truth is, no opportunity should be missed. When a female partner at one City firm resorted to using the male toilets in outrage over the charge for the ladies, she wasn't about to let the moment pass her by. After being met with a round of applause as she emerged from the stall, an impressed bystander handed her his business card. He proved to be the firm's best lead all week.