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.
Reed Smith creates full-time pro bono role" />Reed Smith Richards Butler has appointed Chris Marshall to the newly created full-time role of pro bono and community manager. Marshall was previously an associate in the firm's commercial disputes and shipping group. He has extensive experience on a range of dispute resolution and international and domestic human rights issues and will be responsible for running and driving the firm's pro bono and community support programmes in the UK. He will also handle the firm's UK charity programme and other initiatives within the field of corporate social responsibility. Marshall heads the Investment Working Group, which is part of the UN's Millennium Development Goals, and is a member of the Attorney General's International Pro Bono Coordinating Committee.