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.
Dewey Ballantine is taking on its first German lateral following a recommendation from investment bank UBS. Philipp von Ilberg, a capital markets and corporate finance lawyer, is moving to the US firm from Clifford Chance Pünder, which he joined in 1997 before becoming a partner in 2001. Von Ilberg is the firm's first German hire since setting up a German capability 18 months ago, when Geza Toth-Feher joined from Weil Gotshal & Manges. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews 26 August