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 completed a hat trick of finance deals for HSH Nordbank of Germany. The firm advised HSH on a £27m loan facility, which was made available to a special purpose vehicle subsidiary (SPV) of German fund Doric Asset Finance to acquire a building in Newgate Street, London. Taylor Wessing also advised HSH on a senior facility totalling £36m, which was made available to an SPV subsidiary of German fund Blue Capital to acquire buildings in Fetter Lane, London, and Queen St, Edinburgh. The firm also advised the bank on a £212m senior facility made available to an SPV subsidiary of German fund Bankhaus Wölbern, to purchase Woolgate Exchange, London.