The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
A gem of an anecdote reaches the snail this month. No names, no pack drill, but rumour has it that while at a client function and very drunk, a partner at a national firm interrupted a conversation between another partner and a director of a major bank, got annoyed about something for no reason, kicked the other partner in the groin and stomped off. His departure from the firm followed soon after. Of course, his exit could also be because, according to one source, he never billed anything anyway.