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.
Top cases last year: The Gaul Inquiry; Ragner v Davis; Daewoo v Kilpriver; Re Deep Vein Thrombosis and air travel group litigation; for Cathay Pacific in applications before the Transport Licensing Authority, Hong Kong.
No of appearances in House of Lords: Three
No of appearances in the Court of Appeal: 12
Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.33
Average hourly rates: 0-5: £125; 6-10: £175; 11-15: £250; New silk: £300; 5+ silk: £450