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.
The co-author of the US's infamous Sarbanes-Oxley Act (Sarbox) has entered private practice, joining Ohio-headquartered Baker Hostetler in Washington DC. Michael Oxley, who was an Ohio representative in Congress (the US equivalent of an MP) until January this year, will join Baker Hostetler's 80-lawyer DC office as of counsel and will build up a public policy group. This will be Oxley's first spell in a law firm. Before going into politics he worked at the FBI for three years.