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.
Expect the Court of Appeal to deliver a verdict on the Westminster homes for votes scandal, involving Dame Shirley Porter. Porter, represented by Lord Lester, was challenging the December 1997 High Court ruling that she was guilty of willful misconduct. One interested observer will be Hendon MP Andrew Dismore, partner at personal injury firm Thompsons, who cut his political teeth during the scandal.