The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
So much for clients getting worried over Clifford Chance 'padding' its billable hours. One general counsel said she cares less about how much a firm bills and more about how presentable its partners are.
Said general counsel on one occasion even decided against instructing one partner on the basis that he "smells". She went on to say that she was happy with whatever a firm such as Clifford Chance bills, and would even ask it to put in bigger ones just to keep it sweet for the next occasion she instructs it.