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.
Shearman & Sterling has snared Norton Rose corporate heavyweight Laurence Levy for its London M&A team. Levy is a specialist in M&A, equity offerings, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. His key clients include power giant Drax Holdings and Corus. Norton Rose head of corporate finance Tim Marsden said the move was amicable and that Levy was not proposing to take any heritage clients. Levy has been a corporate finance partner since 1996. He joined Norton Rose in 1986. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 2 March