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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.
Bird & Bird has recruited life sciences expert Paule Drouault-Gardrat and an associate from Lovells. Drouault-Gardrat, who was not a partner at Lovells, will head up Bird & Bird's life sciences practice. She has been hired to help develop the practice internationally. Drouault-Gardrat has worked in the sector for more than 20 years, both in private practice and as an in-house lawyer at pharmaceutical companies Sanofi and Debat. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews 25 September