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 has taken on former Shearman & Sterling projects lawyer Jack Su as a consultant in the firm’s corporate practice in Hong Kong. Su had only been at the US firm since 2001, where he was a special projects attorney rather than a partner. He left the firm in the middle of last year. Prior to his time at Shearman, Su was senior vice-president and counsel for Vivendi Water Asia. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 14 January