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.
Swiss Life buys Grade 1-listed Edwards Pavilion in Liverpool's Albert Dock from the Commission for New Towns (CNT) for £10m. Swiss Life advised by Perkins & Company (Clive Bleasdale). CNT advised by DLA (Marc Carter). Developer Arrowcroft advised by Berwin Leighton (Peter Rudolf).
Standard Life Assurance Company and Chancerygate Properties let nine units at Powergate, London NW10, with a total value of more than £45m. Standard Life and Chancerygate advised by Herbert Smith (Chris de Pury). Tenants advised by CMS Cameron McKenna, Eversheds, Field Fisher Waterhouse and Royds Treadwell.
Axa Equity & Law Life Assurance Society and Sun Life Assurance Society sell City-based Premier Place scheme mid-development to Rotch Property Group for £166m. Vendor advised by SJ Berwin (Edward Page). Rotch advised by Julian Holy (Julian Holy). Lender advised by Theodore Goddard.
Etam drops claims of alleged negligence against Baker Almond and Conrad Ritblatt over purchase of its Barnstaple store for £2.15m in 1986. Etam advised by Dechert (Bernard O'Sullivan). Baker Almond advised by Manches (Paul Marco, Heidi Welch). Conrad Ritblatt advised by Rowe & Maw (Sean Connolly, Sarah Pitkethley).