The Lawyer has released its Global Litigation 50 report, revealing that the total revenue generated by the firms listed rose from $27.21bn (£21.64bn) to $28.18bn in 2015 - a new record! This represents a growth rate of four per cent.

How is London rated in the rankings? Following the vote to leave the EU, it will be interesting to see how the city's status as a global litigation hub will fare in 2016 and beyond.