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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.
New York-based Kevin Kelly, with a book of business worth around $3m (£1.6m), joined Gibson Dunn last Monday (15 March).
Last September M&A and securities expert Kenneth Lamb relocated to Gibson Dunn’s London office after rejoining from CIBC World Markets, where he moved to in 2001 from San Francisco.
Kelley’s move is a blow to Clifford Chance New York, which has seen a raft of exits over the past 18 months. While the majority have been legacy Rogers & Wells lawyers, Kelley historically hailed from Clifford Chance.