Partnership 2008: stats revealed


Firm
Total no. of promos 2008
Total no. of female promos 2008
Most promoted practice areas 2008
Total no. of partners

Promos as % of total partners

Clifford Chance
35
3
Finance
648
5.4
Linklaters
28
5
Corporate
540
5.2
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
25
5
Corporate
443
5.6
Allen & Overy
28
5
Employment & Benefits, International Capital Markets
497
5.6
DLA Piper
69
39
Litigation
1,301
5.3
Lovells
18
3
IP
347
5.2
4
3
Competition
132
3.0
Eversheds
30
7
Corporate
555
5.4
Herbert Smith
18
6
Corporate
245
7.3
Ashurst
17
6
Corporate
217
7.8
Simmons & Simmons
Not yet available
Not yet available
Not yet available
Not yet available
Not yet available
16
1
Banking
262
6.1
CMS Cameron McKenna
11
1
Real Estate
127
8.7
Pinsent Masons
17
6
Projects
301
5.6
8
2
Corporate, Litigation
175
4.6
Addleshaws
9
6
Corporate
185
4.9
Berwin Leighton Paisner
5
2
Corporate, tax
180
2.8
19
5
Corporate, IP
280
6.8
Denton Wilde Sapte
12
5
Corporate, energy, infrastructure and project finance
181
6.6
9
Not yet available
Not yet available
Not yet available
Not yet available
Hammonds
19
4
Employment and pensions
211
9.0
Irwin Mitchell
4
2
Personal Injury
113
3.8