Last week I had the chance to peek into the multifarious world of facilities management, an often over-looked but increasingly vital segment of the legal market. Property can be a deal maker or breaker when it comes to mergers – just ask Cobbetts. It can also tip the scales one way or another when it comes to a firm’s chances of staving off the administrators. Or, at a slightly more prosaic level, the people running FM can also have a hefty influence on the smooth and happy running ...
Bond Pearce’s final year before its merger with Dickinson Dees saw turnover rise to £51.8m - £1.5m more than first reported, newly-released LLP accounts have shown.
Turnover inched up at Nabarros by 0.3 per cent for the first half of 2012-13 financial year, taking it to £52.5m and marking a drop in half-year growth.
Taylor Wessing has reported double-digit growth in its UK revenue with a 10 per cent rise for the first half of 2012/13.
Bird & Bird has projected revenue growth of five per cent for the first six months of the current financial year.
Herbert Smith Freehills’ (HSF) partners are set to green light an aligned remuneration system by the end of December, ending months of discussions over a combined structure.