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.
You don't often see human rights lawyer Gareth Peirce hanging out with the CBI.
But the controversy surrounding extradition has made some strange bedfellows. Liberty, Justice, the CBI and the Institute of Directors, plus leading civil liberties lawyers have written to MPs in advance of a Parliamentary vote on the issue next week. See story
But if we're honest, our favourite revelation of the day is the news that media boutique Harbottle & Lewis has been instrumental in bringing Dirty Dancing to the London stage. See story
The 1980s classic is already sold out. If you're thinking of begging partner Neil Adleman for tickets, don't bother - we've already tried.