The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
US law firms are throwing their weight behind Democratic candidate John Kerry by contributing more than a quarter of a million dollars to the presidential challenger’s campaign funds. Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has emerged as the top contributor to Kerry’s campaign, giving $105,650 (£58,824). Of Kerry’s top 10 fundraisers, four are law firms, including Piper Rudnick which has given $77,050 (£42,900), Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo which has donated $72,050 (£40,116), and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld which has stumped up $45,550 (£25,361).