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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.
The firm has also announced that corporate and commercial head Judith Collis will retire at the end of March, to be replaced by Cameron Adderley. As a result Adderley is stepping down from Appleby’s group management company board together with retiring partner John Bisson.
Partners Sean Dowling and Timothy Faries were elected to replace Adderley and Bisson, and will join Fraser Robertson, Stephen James and Nick Verardi together with Woo and group managing partner Michael O’Connell, who are ex officio board members.
As group chairman, Woo is primarily responsible for Appleby’s international strategy.