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.
Walker Morris has expanded its IP practice with the appointment of a new associate, Dr Peter Harrison, giving the firm nine IP solicitors. Harrison joins from Hammonds' Leeds office after three years in the IP team.
Wedlake Saint has appointed Julian Cox, Luci Larkin and Fleur Palmer to the partnership. Cox, who joined in September 2004 as head of employment, previously worked as a solicitor for Rentokil Initial; Larkin, who joined the firm in 2001, practises matrimonial and family law; while Palmer, who joined in 2002, specialises in premium leases and residential property.
Edinburgh's Anderson Strathern opened an office in Glasgow on 3 October, to be headed by partners Andrew Lothian and Douglas Keir, who lead the liability insurance unit.