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.
Tulkinghorn and his hacks on The Lawyer do occasionally enjoy the odd drop of the uisge beatha, so imagine their excitement when they stumbled (literally) across the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. Proving their… er… 'thirst for knowledge', the craic team was were treated to an informative briefing, a comprehensive tasting session - and a tour of the private members' club. A thoroughly enjoyable time was had by all. But there's more. The society has kindly donated a free membership for Tulkinghorn to give away. All you have to do is email your answers to the following questions to the usual address by Friday 1 August. The lucky whisky winner will be drawn out of the hat. 1. Which is the smallest distillery in Scotland? 2. What is the precise definition of a single malt? 3. Which is the peatiest Scotch whisky available in the shops? Which two managing partners, now rivals, used to date while together at law school?