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 Lawyer award for the top delegate at the Barcelona summit goes to Legal & General's group head of legal Geoffrey Timms.
In a desperate attempt to secure a place in The Lawyer's Hot 100 for a second year running, Timms got jiggy with a male podium dancer dressed in a sailor's outfit. Upon learning that dancing on a bar wasn't 'hot' enough, he grabbed The Lawyer's editor for a podium dance. If only Timms knew that entry into the Hot 100 has nothing to do with lawyers' sex appeal (see last year's list).