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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.
Compulsory minimum salaries for trainee solicitors could be threatened by a revelation that the move has never had official legal backing. The news, revealed at the Trainee Solicitors Group annual conference earlier this month, could affect the group's argument to retain compulsory minimum salaries. Law Society President Tony Girling and training committee chairman Simon Baker are believed to be ready to propose a recommended minimum salary during the forthcoming consultation on the issue. Current minimum levels are £12,150 for London and £10,850 elsewhere.