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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.
Talking of mad commutes, try this one. Tulkinghorn always knew there was a disproportionate number of outrageous individuals at Travers Smith. Word is that the partners suddenly get health-conscious aged around 45.
"It can be a bit disconcerting to see all the team heads sweating in tight Lycra at the Holmes Place in Barbican," said one Travers mole.
Now news has reached these shores of perhaps the weirdest of the lot. Apparently the iron man of Snow Hill is Stephen Paget-Brown, a litigation partner who lives in Kent but who cycles in to work and back every day no matter what the weather.
That's KENT, in case you missed it the first time.