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.
DLA Piper duo" />West End firm Simons Muirhead & Burton has hired an employment team from DLA Piper. Makbool Javaid and Ewan Keen join the firm as partners, with Javaid becoming the new head of the firm's employment group. Consultant Dennis Taylor also joins from DLA Piper and becomes head of the firm's in-house training, HR consultancy and information services. Javaid said: "Our aim is to make us the firm of choice for clients wanting leading edge, cost-effective, proactive advice on strategic and day-to-day human resource issues, incorporating specialist expertise on equality and diversity issues."