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.
Law Society president Charles Elly and Secretary General John Hayes are among the speakers at the Trainee Solicitors' Group's (TSG) AGM this month. The meeting, to be held in Bristol from 11 to 13 November, will cover a general theme of justice. John Wadham, legal director of Liberty, will take a session on the Criminal Justice Bill. A session on discrimination and access to the profession is also planned. "Discrimination has been preoccupying the group for quite a while and a lot of people felt they wanted to devote some time to it at the AGM," says TSG chair Fiona Boyle.