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.
Be careful when youre slagging off lawyers, they might bite back.
Be careful when youre slagging off lawyers, they might bite back. Even telling a joke, it seems, can get you into trouble. Two founders of a group named Americans for Legal Reform have been arrested for telling lawyer jokes. And not even very good ones. Harvey Kash and Carl Lanzisera were waiting to enter a Long Island courthouse. How can you tell if a lawyer is lying? Kash reportedly asked Lanzisera. His lips move, came the hysterical reply. A nearby lawyer reported the pair to the court, which charged them with disorderly conduct.