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.
Craig Adas, the managing partner of Weil's Silicon Valley office, advised longstanding client Getty Images on the $2.4bn (£1.21bn) transaction. The deal will see Getty Images' shareholders receive $34 (£17.10) per share. The photographic distributor announced that it was exploring sale opportunities last month.
New York-based Simpson Thacher partner Brian Stadler and Silicon Valley-based partner Chad Skinner are leading the team advising Hellman & Friedman. The firm has been instructed on a number of mandates for the private equity house, including its acquisition of 48 per cent of business services company Emdeon Business Services earlier this month.