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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.
CMS Cameron McKenna has announced a five per cent increase in turnover, representing a rise from £214m in 2009-10 to £225m in 2010-11.
Average profit per equity partner (PEP) jumped 11 per cent to £500,200, up from £453,000 in 2009-10.
The figures show an improvement on last year’s 11 per cent drop in revenue and 15 per cent drop in PEP.
The CMS network saw a three per cent increase in combined turnover on last year. Income for the 2010 calendar year rose from €737.5m (£639m) to €757.7m (£656.7m).
CMS Camerons managing partner Duncan Weston said: “In the context of the current economic climate, we’ve delivered a robust performance across Europe. CMS continues to go from strength to strength and is being recognised as a leading force in Europe.”