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A Guide to your future

3-Jul-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Yesterday a swathe of the great and the good of the UK legal market in the form of the judging panel for this year’s The Lawyer Management awards - along with yours truly – jammed themselves into a corner office at The Lawyer Towers to thrash out the shortlist.

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What clients really think about disaggregation

19-Jun-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Do your clients care how innovative you are? This is one of the questions that will be posed in the annual The Lawyer Management Guide: Delivering Legal Services Differently, published on 30 June. We’ve already published short excerpts from the Guide, on knowledge management and finance. ...

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The results that matter

5-Jun-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Today we’re talking results. First up, there’s still time to enter this year’s The Lawyer Management awards – don’t miss out on the chance to win one of the year’s biggest prizes for operational excellence. This is every firm’s chance to acknowledge all the hard work being done by the members of their business support teams, which right now largely equates to finance professionals, if the plethora of financial results is anything to judge by.

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Don’t miss out on TLM awards

23-May-2014 | By Matt Byrne

First the big news. Bowing to popular demand, as one does, the deadline for entries to this year’s The Lawyer Management Awards has been extended by two weeks to Friday 6 June.

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Freshfields’ ex-CIO heads to US software company

8-May-2014 | By Matt Byrne

Being the chief information officer (CIO) of a law firm is no piece of cake. So it’s no surprise that the former CIO of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Paul Domnick caught the eye of software and risk management company Litéra


2013/14 financials: a decade in figures at the magic circle

8-Jul-2014 | By Katy Dowell

Clifford Chance might dominate the magic circle at the latest year-end but how has the firm performed over the last 10 years? Look inside the magic circle decade for a clearer perspective.


2013/14 financials: the results are in


Keep up to date with all the latest figures coming in from The Lawyer UK200 with our revenue table for 2013/14.


2013/14 financials: the year so far

3-Jul-2014 | By Katy Dowell

The 2013/14 financial reporting season is now well underway. Who is outperforming the market and who is lagging behind?

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Brodies breaks through £50m with 13 per cent turnover rise

11-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Scottish firm Brodies has reported a fourth consecutive year of revenue and profit growth, with turnover up 13.2 per cent to £52.1m and profit up 23 per cent to £23.7m for the 2013/14 financial year.


Maclays posts positive turnover results to £43.3m after seven-year slide

9-Jul-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Scottish-headquartered firm Maclay Murray & Spens saw turnover hit £43.3m in the 2013/14 financial year, a rise of 7 per cent on the previous year.


Macfarlanes revenue up by 22 per cent as net profit rises by almost a third

9-Jul-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Mafarlanes upped its turnover by 22 per cent in the 2013/14 financial year, from £114.16m to £139.75m.

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Pinsent Masons revenue up 4.6 per cent to £323m

8-Jul-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Pinsent Masons has announced a 4.6 per cent increase in revenue from £309m to £323m with a corresponding increase in average profit per equity partner (PEP).

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Simmons' turnover up 7 per cent to £269m, profit up 13%

8-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Simmons & Simmons has unveiled a 7 per cent increase in turnover for the 2013/14 financial year, with revenue rising to £268.6m from £250.3m in 2012/13.

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