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.
Norton Rose is to overhaul its entire management structure as it makes plans to replace the positions of managing partner and senior managing partner with a chief executive officer and a chairman
The new roles will report to a revamped management board. Current managing partner Roger Birkby will step down at the end of this year, while senior partner David Lewis will not extend his tenure beyond March 2003. Head of shipping Peter Martyr and head of litigation Peter Rees are tipped to go head-to-head for the positions.