Irwin Mitchell


The Lawyer UK 200

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Position: 20 h
Firm: Irwin Mitchell

Turnover: £145m
Profit per equity partner: £520K
Earnings per partner: £309K
Equity spread: £170K-£650K
Net profit: £26.5m
Profit margin: 18 per cent
Revenue per fee-earner: £147K
Revenue per lawyer: £390K
Revenue per partner: £1,436K
Revenue per equity partner: £2.84m
Total number of fee-earners: 985
Total number of qualified partners: 372
Total number of partners: 101
Total number of equity partners: 51
Total number of female partners: 31
Total number of female equity partners: 11
Total number of staff: 2,197
Leverage ratio (equity partners/fee-earners): 1:6.3

  • Web: www.irwinmitchell.com
  • Telephone: 0114 274 4626
  • Fax:
  • No. of Trainees: 48
  • No. of Trainee Vacancies: 20-25
  • Training contract application deadline: 31-Jul-08
  • Selection
    • Individual interview: Yes
    • Panel interview: No
    • Assessment day: Yes
    • Psychometric test: Yes
    • Written exercise: Yes
    • Presentation: Yes
  • No. of Seats: 4
  • Opportunities Abroad: No
  • Vacation Schemes
    • No. placements: 70
    • Summer vacation scheme application deadline: 08-Feb-08
  • GDL/CPE Intake: 28%
  • GDL/CPE funding
    • Fees: Yes
    • Maintenance: 50% of LPC amount
  • LPC funding
    • Fees: Yes
    • Maintenance: £4,500
  • Salary/benefits
    • Start: £28,000
    • Qualification: Varies
    • Season ticket loan: Yes
    • Healthcare: Yes
    • Pension scheme: Yes
    • Life assurance: Yes
    • Bonus scheme: No
    • Gym membership: No
    • Subsidised lunch: No