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.
White & Case Feddersen is expanding its corporate practice as it takes on an M&A team in its Hamburg office
Partners Christian Jacobs, Günther Kahlert and Boris Kläsener all join from the M&A boutique firm Huth Dietrich Hahn. Jacobs said that the move to White &Case is driven by client demand for a global capability. White & Case executive committee member Sebastian Kühl said: "In the last 12 months, White & Case increased its number of M&A deals by 33 per cent, a statistic which shows the firm has bucked the trend for decreasing M&A activity."