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.
Peter Greswold, formerly of Blake Lapthorn in Portsmouth, has been appointed as a partner with Yorkshire-based Wrigleys solicitors. Greswold, who qualified in 1985, will work alongside founding partner Matthew Wrigley, advising on trusts, estates and heritage property.
Cambridge firm Few & Kester has announced the appointment of Duncan Ward as a partner in the commercial property department. Ward joined the firm in 1998 from Ashurst Morris Crisp, where he also dealt with commercial property matters. He also has litigation and alternative dispute resolution experience.
Joachim Borggrafe, formerly of Haarmann Hemmelrath & Partners, has joined the Frankfurt office of Jones Day Reavis & Pogue to head the firm's tax department.