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.
Stacks of hundred-dollar bills are all some people see when they’re talking energy. If you haven’t noticed, take a look around. US firms are hiring energy partners in London quicker than you can say “I love fracking and I love to frack”.
Most recently comes K&L Gates, which has now made two lateral partner hires in its City energy and infrastructure group in less than a month. Today the US firm announced the hire of energy disputes lawyer Mike Stewart from Pinsent Masons, weeks after White & Case’s head of public-private partnership and power project finance practice, Anthony Fine, joined the group.