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.
A report out this week argues that judges should be granted the discretion to pass fixed sentences instead of being forced to hand out mandatory life sentences for murder. The report, published by the Penal Affairs Consortium, an alliance of 23 organisations concerned with the penal system, says that life imprisonment should no longer be the automatic penalty for murder.