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.
HOME Secretary Jack Straw has formally abolished the death penalty in peacetime - which still existed for treason and piracy with violence - by signing the sixth protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights. Straw also signed a European convention aimed at tackling corruption, which includes criminalising the bribery of officials of international organisations.