News Careers Law firms Hammonds is number one associate promoter By The Lawyer 30 April 2008 17:08 14 December 2015 00:53 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 1 May 2008 at 09:41 Partnership appointments I would be interested to see how these statistics stack up in relation to attrition figures and numbers of lateral hires. It’s hardly surprising or creditworthy that firm appoints a disproportionally high number of partners if they have lost quite a few, especially if internal promotions result from a firm’s inability to attract lateral hires. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.