The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
Bird & Bird has announced the appointment of six new partners. Lorna Brazell, David Wilson, Nicola Maguire, Andrew Stobbart, Ruth Boardman and Isabel Evans were made up on 1 May. It now has 80 partners, a 30 per cent increase on last year. Boardman is an IT lawyer, Brazell and Wilson are both IP lawyers, Maguire is in corporate, Stobbert is a real estate specialist and Evans is in banking.