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.
Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz has stormed up the M&A rankings to take the top spot for the Asia-Pacific region for announced deals.
According to Thomson Financial’s M&A league table for the second quarter of 2005 Wachtell, which ranked 95th for the same period last year, topped the table after advising on three deals totalling $28bn. The US firm is advising the target on the acquisition of Unocol Corp by China National Offshore Oil Corp for$20.4bn – this quarter’s largest deal.