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.
There's dedication to the cause, and then there's Stephen Short. Simpson Thacher's London acquisition finance geezer recently spent 14 days thinking about one thing, and one thing only - Arsenal's Champion's League return game against Real Madrid.
Short travelled to the Bernabeu for the first leg, witnessing Thierry Henry's superb individual strike first hand. Tulkinghorn hears that the tension over whether the Gunners would make it into the quarter-finals may have been too high for him to focus on anything as mundane as legal work. Presumably he's been swamped catching up ever since…