News Business Leadership Careers Law firms Clifford Chance increases associate pay bands by 3 per cent By Margaret Taylor 6 April 2010 14:37 17 December 2015 16:07 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Cynic 8 April 2010 at 11:39 CC needs to realise that they are still at the bottom of the chain! These increases are not something to crow about. It is already evident that good people are leaving CC and a measly 3 per cent. increase will not retain CC’s true talent. Reply Link Optimist 8 April 2010 at 23:01 Hardly – the levels aren’t terribly different from the rest of the MC. Not sure anyone is leaving for more pay, just for a better life/hours which can’t be found in the MC. Reply Link Cynic 9 April 2010 at 10:33 @Optimist- If moves to US law firms count as better life/ hours … then yes. Reply Link Amazed 27 April 2010 at 12:09 When will all this greed be over? Just look at your average high street firm! How much do they get in comparison? And they still maintain professionalism and dignity. When will the time come for the overpaid big firm lawyers to realise what the income of an ordinary citizen in the UK really is? Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.