The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
The insane optimism trophy: Richards Butler's US merger hunt; Eversheds' insistence that it prefers culture to profit.
The idiot PR medal: Hogan, for locating Tokyo in China.
The scare-the-bar award: The DCA saying new QCs had to show "an understanding of diversity and cultural issues", be "aware of their own limitations" and be able to "motivate, listen to and work with other members of the team".