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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.
Eversheds partners have voted in favour of a new profit-share system to increase dramatically the merit-based element of partner remuneration.
Of the 188 equity partners entitled to vote, 166 voted in favour of the new scheme in December. The scheme will make the merit-based element in excess of 30 per cent of the balance, after fixed-share and bonus elements have been allocated (The Lawyer, 10 December 2001). From May, there will be a four-band structure for profit distribution, comprising a fixed share in excess of £100,000 per partner, a lockstep allocation, a merit-based element described as a sustained value award and a bonus.