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.
Brabners, home to esteemed senior partner and Manchester United FC non-executive director Maurice Watkins, advised Liverpool FC on the transfer of Argentinian star Javier Mascherano from West Ham to Man Utd's bitter rival Liverpool. See story
Slaughter and May sports (and corporate) guru Nigel Boardman advises Arsenal FC and North London foe Tottenham Hotspur FC, yet he wouldn't be allowed to advise Pepsi and Coke. Let alone Nike and Adidas.
But football's a funny old game, where the normal rules of engagement don't apply. Just don't tell Man Utd's rabidly anti-Scouse right back Gary Neville. He'll be storming Watkins' office in a thrice.