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.
Simmons & Simmons must be doing really well at the moment as managing partner David Dickinson has enough spare time to moonlight as a TV antiques dealer. Star of the hit BBC programme Bargain Hunt, David Dickinson trips his way around the country hunting, well, bargains. Alright, alright we know that the TV chap isn't the David Dickinson as they look nothing like each other. However, the two Davids do have other things in common. On 'TV David's' website it says: "We all know David Dickinson to be a most charming and witty man." Indeed we do - Simmons' David demonstrated this to the full in his infamous interview with our very own dear departed Fiona Callister, who said of her memorable experience: "The time I spent with him was so far from being magical that given those 45 minutes again, I would swap them for an equivalent period in the dentist's chair."