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.
Nicola Davies QC has been appointed a High Court judge to sit in the Queen’s Bench Division.
Having been called to the bar in 1976, Davies joined 3 Serjeants’ Inn, where she went on to build a successful practice in medical law. She became a QC in 1992.
She sat as a recorder from 1998 before being appointed a deputy High Court udge in 2003. As a barrister she was involved in several high-profile court cases, including appearing for the defence in the trials of Harold Shipman and paediatrician Sir Roy Meadow.