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.
Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) could save councils more than half a million pounds a year, said an ADR and local government report produced by Nabarro Nathanson and Bristol-based ADR Group. It reported that 44 per cent of local authorities are handling more than 200 disputes a year. According to the report, if these councils referred just 25 per cent of these disputes to ADR and avoided litigation, each council could save around £625,000 a year.