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 was a vintage year for famous faces. Manchester United’s fiery managerial stalwart Alex Ferguson moonlighted as Bar Council chairman Matthias Kelly QC, while Liver legend Emlyn Hughes put in a surprise summer appearance as Mayer Brown London senior partner Paul Maher. The year’s fave, though, was intergalactic pioneer Data, the stellar explorer who bears a seriously uncanny resemblance to Charles Russell managing partner Grant Howell. Howell is believed to have had an emotion chip installed and is currently learning to use it.