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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.
Already a further example of idiocy from accountants - and after last week's demonstration of how to behave like a pompous ass at the dinner table. (Tulkinghorn had to endure a translation of the entire menu, before being told he was not allowed to order a cappuccino since it was a French, not Italian, restaurant, and cappuccino comes from Italy, don't you know.)
Anyway, a solicitor colleague has written to expand on our frothy theme: "My accountant, who hails from somewhere in the frozen North, will not drink cappuccino after 11am, as he says that the Italians don't and therefore he won't."
Which top national firm has a cheeseboard at its in-house restaurant that visiting lawyers should avoid? Apparently, one snobby partner insists the chef prepares him a personal cheese selection. In retaliation, the chef interferes with said partner's cheeseboard in the traditional manner