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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.
Two local authorities are heading for a legal costs showdown at the High Court. West Oxfordshire District council is suing Tewkesbury Borough Council for allegedly failing to honour a deal to share the costs of an action.
It is seeking damages over what it claims was breach of a 1991 contract under which the two authorities are said to have agreed to share the costs in High Court proceedings equally.