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.
Pearl Assurance and National Provident Life invest £65m in Covent Garden Market, the offshore investment vehicle set up by Scottish Widows to hold the assets of Covent Garden Market and Piazza. Pearl Assurance and National Provident Life advised by Nabarro Nathanson (Amanda Howard). Scottish Widows advised by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (David Lewis, Mark Watterson).
Fujitsu leases 45,000sq ft UK headquarters in Middlesex, with rents in excess of £1.3m. Fujitsu advised by CMS Cameron McKenna (David Saunders). Landlord Hayes Park Investment Company represented by Berwin Leighton (Vinay Veneik).
Criterion Properties Group sells five buildings to the Dawnay Day Group for £60m. Criterion Properties advised by the City Law Partnership and Brough Skerrett. Dawnay Day advised by Klimt & Co. Funders advised by Clifford Chance and Denton Wilde Sapte.