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.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy v European judges. Justice Kennedy - a highly respected judge in the US - says Europeans are handing over too much power to judges in the European Union's Court of Justice in Luxembourg, and the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg (pictured). Justice Kennedy told an audience at Stanford University: "All the weight of developing this democratic concensus is being put on the courts, and this is dangerous for the courts. You can't overload a judicial structure with basic economic and social decisions."