The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
Cherie Blair has been described as a cross between Lady Macbeth and Mrs Clinton in an attack by a Conservative front bencher. John Bercow, the party's home affairs spokesman, criticised Blair for publicly supporting the move to incorporate the European Convention on Human Rights into British law. He accused her of interfering in politics adding that she was attempting to direct policy from 'behind the throne'. Bercow's comments infuriated Labour MPs who are calling for him to be sacked. Denis MacShane, Labour MP for Rotherham, pointed out that Bercow was once the chairman of the right-wing Monday Club's immigration and repatriation committee and said that William Hague's decision not to sack him proved the Tories were an extreme right-wing party.