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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.
Bonuses, court battles and Belfast - the last week on the web has prompted plenty of comments as the legal news keeps coming in.
The story receiving the most hits last week was the sad news of the death of Bates Wells Braithwaite’s Stephen Lloyd in a boating accident. A number of people left tributes to Lloyd in the comments, remembering a “kind and brilliant man” who was loved by clients and colleagues alike.
The summer has been a busy one for panel reviews, and Unilever was the latest to announce results last week. A number of firms including Baker & McKenzie, Mayer Brown, Olswang and Slaughter and May won spots on the consumer giant’s roster.
In Manchester, cracks seem to be appearing in the integration process between Pannone and Australian listed personal injury giant Slater & Gordon as news broke that four legacy Pannone partners have risked their capital to leave, despite a three-year lock-in.