The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... 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.
Good to see that the world-famous Scouse humour is living on in the City's legal community. Well-known Liverpool solicitor Rex Makin had his long service - 54 years since admission and still counting - recognised by the Freedom of the City award in June. Makin said: "I've received a letter of congratulations from the Liverpool Law Society - but it was written in invisible ink." Makin's wryness is perhaps an acknowledgement that among the other recipients of the award this year was, somewhat bizarrely, that worthy institution National Museums Liverpool.