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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.
A raft of redundancies was also announced in May this year, when the firm launched a consultation which it said would affect about 58 legal staff and 44 secretarial staff (14 May 2013).
BLP’s revenue fell by 5 per cent in 2012/13, from £246m to £233m. It is yet to announce its net profit or average profit per equity partner (PEP) (19 July 2013). In 2011/12, turnover rose 10 per cent from £229m to £246m. However, PEP dropped by 7 per cent over the same period, from £712,000 to £660,000.