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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.
Washington DC-based Howrey Simon Arnold & White has pledged to donate $1m to the Indian Ocean tsunami relief efforts and is urging other firms to make similar contributions.
The firm’s managing partner and chief executive officer Robert Ruyak said: "Our hope is that other major law firms will consider joining us at this level in attempting to meet this extraordinary need."
In an e-mail to partners and staff Ryak said: I know that many of you have already donated generously to the relief efforts and that you join me in this additional commitment."