Blake Lapthorn Tarlo Lyons


The Lawyer UK 200

  • UK 200 Position: 57



Position: 57 (same as last year)
Firm: Blake Lapthorn Tarlo Lyons

Turnover: £50.7m
Profit per equity partner: £204K
Earnings per partner: £117K
Equity spread: £110K-£210K
Net profit: £9.6m
Profit margin: 19 per cent
Revenue per fee-earner: £120K
Revenue per lawyer: £170K
Revenue per partner: £445K
Revenue per equity partner: £1.08m
Total number of fee-earners: 421
Total number of qualified partners: 298
Total number of partners: 114
Total number of equity partners: 47
Total number of female partners: 26
Total number of female equity partners: 10
Total number of staff: 895
Leverage ratio (equity partners/fee-earners): 1:5.3

  • Web: www.bllaw.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01865 254 250
  • Fax: 01865 203 574
  • No. of Trainees: 30
  • No. of Trainee Vacancies: 17
  • Training contract application deadline: 13-Jul-08
  • Selection
    • Individual interview: Yes
    • Panel interview: Yes
    • Assessment day: Yes
    • Psychometric test: Yes
    • Written exercise: No
    • Presentation: Yes
  • No. of Seats: 4
  • Opportunities Abroad: No
  • Vacation Schemes
    • No. placements: 30-40
    • Summer vacation scheme application deadline: 31-Mar-08
  • GDL/CPE Intake: 40%
  • GDL/CPE funding
    • Fees:
    • Maintenance:
  • LPC funding
    • Fees: 10,000
    • Maintenance:
  • Salary/benefits
    • Start: £28,000
    • Qualification: £48,000-£55,000
    • Season ticket loan: Yes
    • Healthcare: Yes
    • Pension scheme: Yes
    • Life assurance: Yes
    • Bonus scheme: Yes
    • Gym membership: No
    • Subsidised lunch: No
    • Free taxis after hours: No