The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
In the space of regional expansion, Clifford Chance and Duane Morris have hit the headlines after moving into Indonesia and Shanghai respectively.
In the corporate arena, Japanese drinks group Suntory has kicked off the year with the $16bn acquisition of US spirits maker Beam. US duo Cleary Gottlieb and Sidley Austin scored lead roles on the transaction, becoming the latest beneficiaries of the growing waves of Asian outbound investment.