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.
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has appointed its first chief executive for Her Majesty’s Courts Service (HMCS) since it announced the new court structure in January.
HMCS North West regional director Chris Mayer is the new chief executive. She succeeds Sir Ronald De Witt, who held the post for four years. A new structure for the HMCS, announced at the end of January, sees the leadership of the service stay in the hands of a board of 11 members, including the chief executive.