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.
Morgan Cole exit boosts SJ Berwin's ADR dept" />SJ Berwin has hired rated mediator Philip Howell-Richardson, head of Morgan Cole's alternative dispute resolution (ADR) practice. He joins as a consultant in August and will work with ADR team leader David Shapiro. At the same time, SJ Berwin senior partner David Harrel (left) is joining the ADR department, having recently gained accreditation as a mediator. Howell-Richardson's mediation experience spans 15 years. He mediates around 50 cases each year and has also been involved in class actions and international disputes.