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.
The news that one criminal silk - Jim Sturman QC of 2 Bedford Row - was paid the grand sum of £1.2m in legal aid fees last year caused quite a ruckus in the press. But Tulkinghorn can exclusively reveal the real Sturman, a man far removed from the bewigged and serious barrister who was splashed all over the nationals.
Sturman spends several mornings a month acting as the lollipop man for his children's school, seeing the young 'uns safely across the road - and naturally on a purely pro bono basis. The wig and robes come off and the fluorescent jacket goes on. Much more fetching.