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.
Hollywood stars always need publicity. Actor Edward Norton needs it more than others, with the upcoming release of his new film The Incredible Hulk.
Hollywood stars always need publicity. Actor Edward Norton needs it more than others, with the upcoming release of his new film The Incredible Hulk. To break the UK market, Norton disguised himself as piano-playing Field Fisher Waterhouse partner Andrew Blankfield to answer our Work-Life Quiz. distress by taking a run-up and bashing the door open. Tulkinghorn's protégé was immediately hailed as the hero of the night, proving he had learnt well from his master.
Apparently Norton drives a Renault Scenic and once worked 36 hours without sleep. That must have been on Fight Club. Strangely, though, Norton answers that Kevin Spacey would be the ideal choice to play him in a film of his life, rather than handle the acting himself. He describes Spacey as "unconventional, uncompromising and cool (and very good-looking)". Although word reaches Tulkinghorn that a young apprentice added the latter in a lame attempt to win a star part.