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 Iron Lady’s longest-serving Cabinet minister, but the one seen as the catalyst for her downfall, Geoffrey Howe (now of course Baron Howe of Aberavon) is no word-mincer before authority. In the years since that fateful 1 November in 1990, Baron Howe (also known as Richard Gordon QC in his day job guise) has turned his attention, quite naturally as an arch-Tory, to the ever-growing web of regulation that entangles the honest British worker. But what about the dishonest ones? Perhaps he could ask one of his mates, who curiously enough is also named Jeffrey.