The Lawyer’s new China Elite report contains the most detailed research available on the PRC legal market and contains unparalleled insight into the country's leading law firms. They vary in size, practice focus and geographic coverage, but they all share one common quality – ambition... 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.
Lawyers of all shapes and sizes featured prominently on the bill of the Marriott Grosvenor White-Collar Boxing Championship last week. 20 Essex Court clerk Arron Zitver took on Richard 'Rough Justice' Williams, Investec Trust's head of legal, in an evenly-matched battle. Both did better than Manches partner Sloane Kelly, who was knocked out in the first round by Peter 'a bit of a hard b@stard' Knight of Novus Capital.
Zitver's boss, senior clerk Brian 'Rocky' Lee, put in a Tyson-esque performance against a London cabbie, who was sneaked on to the bill after Lee's original opponent chickened out. Apparently, he'd heard about Lee's rib-breaking antics in training. Ouch!