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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.
A group of City law firms has helped fund a Ministry of Justice (MoJ) scheme to support the South West London Law Centre (SWLLC).
Firms including Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance, CMS Cameron McKenna, Herbert Smith and Lovells combined to provide £80,000 in funding to strengthen the infrastructure at the centre and identify new ways of funding.
Other firms to contribute were Berwin Leighton Paisner, Clyde & Co, Holman Fenwick & Willan Simmons & Simmons and Weil Gotshal & Manges.
The MoJ contributed £235,000 to the pilot project.