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.
Weil Gotshal & Manges has scooped an instruction from regular client Premier Foods on the £80m sale of its Typhoo tea brand to Indian conglomerate Apeejay Surrendra Group. In addition to buying Typhoo, the businesses acquired by Apeejay also include London Fruit & Herb, Lift, QT and other associated brands. Weil Gotshal's team was led by corporate partners Ian Hamilton and Andrew McLean. Berwin Leighton Paisner corporate partner John Bennett advised Apeejay.