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.
As Messrs Bush and Blair finalise the battle plan for their war with Iraq, West Midlands firm Waldrons is not taking any chances. Tulkinghorn spotted a team of 15 lawyers from the firm checking out a nuclear bunker in Staffordshire. He did wonder if the firm was planning to relocate to the vast complex of tunnels which contains air-filtration systems, massive generators, a fully equipped kitchen, a doctor's surgery and several bedrooms, but he can confirm that this is not the case. The delegates were in fact taking part in a group bonding exercise. What's wrong with a night down the pub, Tulkinghorn wonders.