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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.
Eisenberg, who is 37, begins his three-year term this month. He replaces Bob Jones, who is returning to fee earning in the corporate department after a single term in the job.
The election, which took place on Monday, was contested but Jones did not stand for re-election. Eisenberg is a partner in the corporate department. He qualified in South Africa and joined Berwin Leighton in 1989, becoming a partner in 1995.
Peter Robinson, chairman of the firm, says: "In choosing Neville, partners have voted for a partner of vision and determination.