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.
Corporate partner Andrew Blain looks scarily like horror novelist Stephen King. Blain recently walked down TheShining path from the in-house team at Dunedin Property to Scottish firm Shepherd and Wedderburn.
It is hoped that his move does not provoke the kind of nightmares that King is known to evoke, but if Blain is anywhere near as proficient in private practice as the world's most popular novelist is at scaring the bejesus out of you, then all Misery should be avoided.