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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.
TLT Solicitors has hired two new lawyers. Nicola Howell, who joins from Tesco, has joined the firm's regulatory team, while Sally Olsen, who joins from Laytons Solicitors in Bristol, will strengthen the banking and financial services litigation team.
Speechly Bircham's private client group has expanded with the appointment of Alison Broadberry, who joins the firm's bespoke tax planning group to develop its relationships with financial advisers to high net worth individuals. Broadberry, a barrister, joins from St James's Place, where she was divisional director and head of tax and trusts. She previously headed Schroders UK trust company for two years.
Berrymans Lace Mawer has promoted two to the partnership. Val Hughes in Birmingham and Henry Kirkup in Leeds are personal injury specialists.