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.
Taylor Wessing has snared Hammonds partner Tom Cartwright to bulk up its corporate practice. Cartwright is expected to provide additional expertise in financial services and leisure and hospitality. His recent track record includes advising Compass Group on the acquisition of Keith Prowse, Marriott International on its European hotel programme and Abbey on the sale of its factoring, block discounting and invoice discounting divisions. Cartwright, a partner at Hammonds since 2004, is expected to join Taylor Wessing this month (February).