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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.
Hogan & Hartson and Lovells have passed a final regulatory hurdle in their bid to merge.
The firms attained competition clearance from the Polish authorities after the move was green-lit from counterparts in both Cyprus and Germany.
The merger is expected to go ahead on 1 May, creating a £1bn firm with offices in 24 jurisdictions. The firms recently announced the composition of the Hogan Lovells board, which will be chaired by Lovells senior partner John Young and co-head of Hogan’s Latin America group Claudette Christian.