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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.
Herbert Smith has bagged its new chief operating officer (COO) from software company Oracle.
The firm has hired Norman Green, Oracle's chief financial officer for the UK, Ireland and South Africa, as COO. Prior to joining Oracle, Green was finance director at Arthur Andersen. His remuneration package is believed to include an annual salary of up to £400,000. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 28 September