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.
It's not every day that a well-known finance partner admits to engineering regulation to create work for himself. But that's exactly what one prominent US partner did when discussing recent proposals to change the UK Insolvency Act (1986), announced last week.
The European High Yield Association is pushing for changes to give more control to bondholders, amazingly enough. One poor underemployed partner confessed to Tulkinghorn: "I suppose it could be seen as us trying to make a bit of work for ourselves."