Blake Lapthorn Linnell – UK 100

Turnover: £30.5m

Profit per equity partner: £153,000

Equity spread: £102,000-£174,000

Net profit: £6.4m

Profit margin: 21 per cent

Salaried partner remuneration: £120,000

Revenue per lawyer: £143,000

Revenue per partner: £407,000

Revenue per equity partner: £643,000

Cost per lawyer: £113,000

Profit per lawyer: £30,000

No of partners: 75

No of equity partners: 47

No of female partners: 19

No of female equity partners: Eight

Total no of fee-earners (including consultants, paralegals etc): 258

Total no of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals etc): 214

Total no of staff: 542

Leverage ratio: 1:4.59

Equity partner to staff ratio: 1:5.99

Fee-earner to staff ratio: 1:1.10

Financial management: WIP – £8.7m gross, 37 debtor days.

Equity structure: Lockstep. Five years to reach top.

Billable hours targets: None

Key clients: Alcatel, Cap Gemini, De La Rue, First Choice, Hamworthy, Kelly Group, South West Trains, VT Group, Whithead.