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.
Second round of partner cuts imminent; insiders expect legacy TG to suffer
Weil Gotshal & Manges is launching a firmwide educational programme on race, gender and sexual orientation which will see all staff schooled on diversity.
More than 2,600 staff and lawyers will be sent on a one-day workshop, which the firm hopes will give an understanding of "issues and sensibilities included under the general head of diversity". Weil Gotshal's US offices have already begun rolling out the system, while its London staff and lawyers will take part in the workshops in January.