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.
Recent events within the solicitors' profession, such as the disputes over Ms Kamlesh Bahl and the president's bid to change the Law Society's constitution without first having a full-scale review, have concerned us greatly.
To the general public these developments portray solicitors as misleading, factious, irresponsible and unfit to regulate their own affairs.
Difficult and intractable as the problems may appear, I hope that every effort will be made to achieve peaceful, workable settlement.