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 posted an impressive 27 per cent profit increase for the last financial year. Average profit per equity partner (PEP) at the Bristol-based firm has hit £360,000, up from £303,000 the previous year, while revenues at the firm rose by 8 per cent to £67m. The results follow a period of tight financial management, which saw radical cuts to the firm's cost base, including a wave of staff and lawyer redundancies, property savings and improved working capital management. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 16 May