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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.
Scotland's Morton Fraser has hired Austin Flynn as a corporate partner from Edinburgh rival Murray Beith Murray. Also, corporate partner Adrian Bell will head the Glasgow office from 1 May when John Urquhart becomes a consultant.
Penningtons has hired Boodle Hatfield partner Andrew Drake, who joins the Newbury office as a corporate and commercial partner.
Blake Lapthorn Linnell has boosted its family department with the appointment of Paris Smith & Randall lawyer Joanne Houston as a senior solicitor in the Portsmouth office.
Crutes has named its first five associates, the role being a new one within the firm. They are: Nicholas Fairhurst, Sue Howes, Tom Whitfield, Nikki Hyam and Angela Kirtley.