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.
Now, we've had lawyers from many firms proudly sending in their holiday snaps, recollecting many happy hours spent in exotic locations reading The Lawyer. But no firm has been quite so prolific as SJ Berwin, whose lawyers seem to have embarked on a subliminal marketing campaign with photos arriving from all manner of exciting destinations. In Cyprus, the firm's lawyers were pictured reading The Lawyer while jetskiing, or at the £1,728-a-night Ciragan Palace Hotel reading The Lawyer while sprawled on a grand piano. This time they've been enjoying a spot of sailing, but not without reading The Lawyer first. Pictured is team captain and construction group head Ian Insley catching up on the latest news. Clearly, he possesses the art of captaincy and man-management down to a tee - just sit back, relax and let the others do the work. Still, it didn't hold them back - their boat Lightning Reflex finished third in the legal advisers category of the Little Britain Challenge Cup.