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.
The Association of Women Barristers is to conduct research in to how counsel is appointed in a move to ensure that women barristers get their fair share of work.
While this is a difficult monitoring exercise, it should provide some valuable information. For too long women have felt they are victimised by the selection process. Moreover, AWB is approaching the work in a positive vein with the object of informing solicitors about women barristers.