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.
Tulkinghorn can reveal that (some) lawyers do care. Take, for example, Wragge & Co's US partner David Birch. In his capacity as a member of the British North American Chamber of Commerce, Birch lobbied to launch American Airlines' Birmingham to Chicago route. But unfortunately, earlier this year the route was abandoned as passenger numbers continued to dwindle following the 11 September terror attacks. Birch, a dedicated supporter, paid tribute to the route by taking the last flight from Birmingham to Chicago and then flew straight back to Heathrow. Ah, that's so sweet.