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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.
Halliwells' involvement in Sport England's scheme to get North West companies fitter backfired when its participation was announced back in April and it was accused of profiting from funds that should have gone to poor, needy organisations.
Now news comes that some of the firm's employees were using the scheme in an inappropriate manner, after two junior staff members were caught 'canoodling' in the local swimming pool.
The employees got off reasonably lightly, however, with an acute attack of embarrassment being their main punishment.