Acritas, now part of Thomson Reuters, announced the 2020 Canadian Law Firm Brand Index, the ninth annual edition of the report. For a fifth consecutive year, Blakes and McCarthy Tétrault hold the top two positions. But, this year, McCarthy is closing the gap on Blakes, proving that no matter the... Read More
Acritas, now part of Thomson Reuters, announced the 2020 Global Elite Brand Index. Not only does Baker McKenzie lead this year’s index, but the firm has consistently increased its lead over the last seven years. DLA Piper and Clifford Chance swapped positions from last year’s index, with DLA... Read More
This year Acritas, now part of Thomson Reuters, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index. We have decided due to the index... Read More
We are pleased to announce that Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of business information services, has acquired Acritas.
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Having been through a period of relative economic growth and stability, Europe is being battered by economic forces from without and within. Domestic growth in the powerhouse economies of Europe is being hit by US/China friction and all the uncertainty created by Brexit. Notwithstanding this,... Read More
EY Law has surpassed PwC Legal to emerge as the new leader in Acritas’ third Annual Global Alternative Legal Services Provider Brand Index, showing that acquisitions can bring quick returns in building a global legal super brand. PwC Legal just fell two points behind, dropping to second rank.... Read More
Our research has highlighted innovation and ‘use of legal technologies’ as a key area in which Star Lawyers want to develop and where clients feel law firms can make improvements in the service they offer.
However, the fast pace of growth in the legal technology market means it can be... Read More
Legal departments are spending more of their budget on international work in the Asia Pacific region. The demand for cross border support has driven favorability for the top law firms in this year’s Acritas Asia Pacific Law firm Brand Index. Breadth of support is key to clients in this region,... Read More