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.
Never let it be said that the Bar is out of touch with the modern world. Well, maybe just occasionally. One Birmingham-based barrister, upon being introduced to a new pupil, was told that she had previously worked as a DJ. "How on earth did she get to become a District Judge without being a qualified lawyer?" the barrister enquired innocently. Now, even Tulkinghorn tunes in occasionally to DJ Terry (Wogan) on Radio 2, playing his favourite popular beat combos on those wheels of steel.