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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.
Profit per equity partner also showed solid double digit growth, breaking through the £400k barrier to reach £466k, an increase of 19%.
The firm is on course to meet its target turnover of £75m by 2008, a figure which was set in 2004 when the firm’s fee income was £47m.
The growth has been driven by deals such as the firm’s appointment as the Home Office’s sole legal counsel on its ID cards programme. AIM has also been a major contributor to the hike in revenue, with the Field Fisher advising on 12 AIM floats so far this year.
Moira Gilmour, Field Fisher’s managing partner, said: “We are putting in place the building blocks to become within a few years one of the leading mid-sized independent law firms in the UK.”