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.
Birmingham giant Wragge & Co has advised 3i on the sale of its stake in sandwich and coffee company Eat. Penta Capital has acquired the stake in a £39m refinancing, to which Barclays has committed £18m. Private equity head Maurice Dwyer and associate Sarah Massey handled the deal, working closely with 3i portfolio managers Eamon Nolan and James Cox. Wragges has advised 3i on more than 50 deals this year, including the £116m disposal of BetterCare Group.