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.
Jacques-Antoine Robert bolsters Simmons Paris base
Simmons & Simmons has hired the former head of Andersen Legals Paris litigation and arbitration practice. Jacques-Antoine Robert has joined Simmons Paris office as a partner and has brought a team of associates with him. Robert has particular expertise in the pharmaceuticals and biotechnology sector, a key area for Simmons. He will work with partners Friedrich Niggemann and Antoine Juaristi in the litigation practice. Robert is the second lateral to join the Paris office this month, following the arrival of finance partner Jeremy Arscott from Stephenson Harwood.