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.
Last week was a tough one for Ross Kemp. The actor, who plays EastEnders hardman Grant Mitchell, saw his missus banged up after she allegedly walloped him in the chops after a night on the tiles - well, dinner with David Blunkett. So Kemp, who also goes by the name of Peter Lawson when moonlighting as Motorola's general counsel, was relieved to try and repair the damage done to his tough guy image by slashing legal spend at the mobile business by $200m (£113m). He then trawled round a few hostelries frequented by partners who suffered from the cutbacks and spilt their pints - allegedly.