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.
UK property fund LLC buys six prime London properties, including four in the City, with end value more than £200m. LLC, a joint venture between pension fund AEW and investor UKI, advised by Gibson Dunn & Crutcher (Alan Samson). Vendors: Henderson Investors advised by Simmons & Simmons (David Thompson); Hermes pension fund advised by Herbert Smith (Chris Tavener); The Royal London Mutual Insurance Society advised by in-house counsel; Hemingway Properties advised by Ashurst Morris Crisp (David Evans). ANZ Bank advised by Lattey & Dawe (Gerald Dawe); Rolls Royce Pension Fund advised by Claremont Smith (Howard Richards).