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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.
Meanwhile sources say Barclays is on a hiring spree following the hire of former general counsel of Pittsburgh-headquartered PNC Financial Services Group, Bob Hoyt, as general counsel last August. That means someone should get them a cuppa, too. Twists and turns ahead.
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