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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.
Tulkinghorn always considers the bigger firms to be better at marketing than the smaller ones, but he admits he can often be wrong. Thanks to the gin.
Darbys is a good example of a small firm reaching high places with advertising. The photo shows newly-married royal couple Peter Phillips and Autumn Kelly sporting polo shirts bearing advertising from the law firm.
Apparently, Darbys has an equine legal team and a royal sponsorship is the best way to promote it. Tulkinghorn wonders whether this practice will lead to a bidding war between DLA Piper and Eversheds to sponsor Prince Charles' ears. There's the gin talking again.