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.
The M&A market may have dropped off a cliff in the last few years, but those disputes keep rolling in. There’s no shortage, not least in relation to trusts – a fact highlighted in an article last week by Fladgate Fielder solicitor-advocate William Richmond-Coggan. As the litigation star regaled the readership with tales of Part 64 of the Civil Procedure Rules, Tulkinghorn (a die-hard soap fan) couldn’t fail to be struck by the lad’s resemblance to the ill-fated Barry from EastEnders. One trusts that Richmond-Coggan’s affairs of the heart are in better shape than Barry’s (or, for that matter, Barry). If not, Tulkinghorn advises staying away from Beachy Head.