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.
Osborne Clarke has announced record end of year figures, with provisional profits per partner (PPP) rising by 30 per cent.
Profits have risen to £303,000 from £233,000 in 2002-03. The hike takes the firm back above 2001-02 levels, when it recorded profits of £270,000. Revenues for 2003-04 are up by 6 per cent to £64m, from £60.9m the previous year.
This year, the firm announced its Italian alliance with Milan-based boutique Abbatescianni et Associati. It has recommitted to the US technology market, with corporate partner Andy Gowans taking the reins as managing partner of the firm’s Silicon Valley operation.