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.
Tulkinghorn happened to find himself on Denton Wilde Sapte's (DWS) website the other day and spotted a list of what were clearly the firm's core values: services, practice areas, intelligence, expertise, legal advice. All good, commendable stuff. But whoever decided it was a good idea to arrange them as an acrostic to spell out 'Spiel' was either having a Radox or hadn't watched enough Only Fools and Horses.
Does DWS really want to portray itself as a market trader? In any event, Tulkinghorn would like to suggest an alternative, should it tire of its current example: aspirational, reliable, succinct, entrepreneurial.