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.
Olswang head of planning Richard Max is leaving to set up his own firm, opening the door for DJ Freemans head of planning Karen Howard to take over the reins. Ironically, Max is a former DJ Freeman partner, although it is understood that his decision was made before the announcement of Howards imminent arrival at Olswang. Max will leave the group at the end of April, when the DJ Freeman team will arrive. Max is not thought to be taking any other fee-earners with him.