This is a solid briefcase made of bonded leather. The case measures 16 x 11.5 x 4.5 inches. There is clasp locking mechanism , hard handles on top, brass studs on the bottom of the case. There are 6 compartments as you open the case, The first one has zips o either side allowing full access to the front of this compartment which will house mobile phones, business cards and slim documents. The second compartment is plain but has a zipped compartment directly above it. The third and fourth compartments are solid like filing pockets and the fifth compartment houses a laptop cushion which comes out and measures 13 x 10.5 inches. The case has a slim shoulder strap and finally finishes with a rear zipped compartment. This is a very sturdy case.