The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
Howrey Simon competition lawyer and man-about-town Trevor Soames came out with a hackneyed primary school excuse for not having read his text books last week.
Soames was overheard telling King's College professor Richard Whish that he missed out on an early Whish academic tome. Apparently Soames, joining the Department of Trade and Industry in 1985 to investigate competition policy, was given Whish's seminal book as bedtime reading. Following an unfortunate incident with his pooch, Soames had to confess to his boss that his dog had eaten his homework.
Which pre-eminent London-based partner who recently moved firms would like to know whether it's safe for him to wander around the City with a shotgun? He must really be worried that his former partners are gunning for him