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.
As the introduction of the Legal Services Bill looms on the horizon, partnership structures have begun to consume an ever-increasing amount of lawyers' and managers' time.
How many law firms will seek external investment from private equity houses, or through public listings on either AIM or the full market? And how much extra cash could City partners get on a partial float? Retirement ages and age discrimination are also being hotly debated, with warnings of potential lawsuits by partners following the introduction of the UK Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 from 1 October 2006.
This Lawyer's Partnership Special Report examines these issues and how they will impact on the legal market and partnership structures over the coming years. What could be closer to the hearts of the City's lawyers?