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.
Last week, Schillings, the media firm that's gotten so glitzy it's in danger of being mistaken for a celebrity hairdressers, kindly invited plain old Tulkinghorn to its party at the Sanderson Hotel. Imagine his glee when in the sea of long legs and Maldives tans he spotted a few famous faces, including singer Holly Valance, presenter Jeremy Clarkson and the delightful Ulrika Jonsson. Tulkinghorn couldn't possibly name her, but also present was a certain 'It' girl, who isn't really a client of the firm but had, through her agent, rung up to see if she could come too. Rumours that she entered the Sanderson with cries of "I'm a celebrity, get me in here" remain, naturally, unconfirmed.