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.
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe last week confirmed that a team of eight Clifford Chance partners are joining the firm, as first revealed by The Lawyer (21 June). The haul of largely ex-Brobeck Phleger & Harrison partners, who moved to Clifford Chance two years ago, is made up of lawyers from the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices, which will now close, although Clifford Chance will retain its Palo Alto and San Diego branches.