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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.
Mark Brandon’s forthright opinion article on the future shape of the legal market continues to have the market talking and commentators commenting.
In case you missed it, Brandon’s points include his contention that US firms will eventually be dominant in London, that Vereins have had their day and that the modern obsession with process is a waste of time.
Turnover for the top 10 firms, excluding Slaughter and May, which does not report financial data, hit £10.643bn at the end of the 2013/14 financial year. The magic circle accounted for £5.076bn of that, or 47.7 per cent.