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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.
The Law Lords are considering whether to hear an appeal involving refusal of the Law Society Compensation Fund to pay out on a claim.
The claims have been made against the Fund by Mortgage Express and the Alliance and Leicester Building Society, which are seeking judicial reviews. The Law Society has accepted that the claims arise from dishonesty by a member of the profession but have declined to meet them.