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.
Pity poor old 39 Essex Street. Five minutes after it spends £1.8m on an office refit, the set is having to tear up the floor in its reception area because it attracts the dirt. Tulkinghorn thought that was a barrister’s job, but there you go.
Apparently, the gorgeous pale tiles the chamber laid down in its front of house are porous and impossible to clean. They remain flawless only at the very edges, so the whole lot needs to go, leaving them truly floor-less.