News UK Bevan Brittan chief exec voted out; new profit plan By The Lawyer 28 August 2008 12:58 13 December 2015 22:34 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 29 August 2008 at 09:09 Yet again accuracy is sacrificed All for the sake of a good headline. Is it just me or is a trade paper meant to be accurate rather than just aim for sensationalism. The Chief Exec was not voted out. I understood from previous articles that a decision had already been made for Stuart to move to a senior partner role. The vote was on the management structure going forward. Heaven forbid that accuracy gets in the way of a headline. Reply Link Anonymous 29 August 2008 at 10:07 About time… This should have happened over 18 months ago! The writing has been on the wall a long, long time. A classic line from Manning is that ‘law firms are either hunters or gatherers’ – lets hope BB starts to hunt using a machine gun rather than the outdated spears they have been using! An exceptence of expensive offices in London and Birmingham may be next on the plan for Manning. They have lots of space in Bristol to fill up so moving everyone down to Bristol may make some sense! Pennies make pounds… Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.