2013/14 financials: the results are in

Keep up to date with all the latest figures coming in from The Lawyer UK200 with our revenue table for 2013/14.

The majority of UK firms to have published revenues for the 2013/14 financial year have seen a return to growth.

Outside the magic circle, Mishcon de Reya has produced the highest average profit per equity partner (PEP) figure of the financial year so far, up 16.1 per cent from £840,000 to £975,000 (8 July 2014).

As of 21 July 41 firms have published figures for 2013/14 and none have managed to beat the growth produced by Osborne Clarke, where revenue is up 25.9 per cent to £142m and PEP jumped 46.6 per cent to £513,000 (12 May 2014). 

Just three firms have seen revenue dip so far. Hill Dickinson saw revenue decline by 0.8 per cent to £111.9m (21 May 2014), Speechly Bircham was down by 1.2 per cent to £56.8m and Moore Blatch’s turnover declined by 6.6 per cent to £19m (28 July 2014).

Keep up to date with all the latest figures being posted by The Lawyer UK200 with our table. Click on the links to be taken to the full story. 

UK 200 figures
Firm 2013/14 turnover (£m) Change from previous year (%) 2012/13  turnover (£m) Change from previous year (%) 2011/12 turnover (£m) 2013/14 PEP (£k) Change from previous year (%) 2012/13 PEP (£k) Change from previous year (%) 2011/12 PEP (£)
Norton Rose Fulbright 1,152*** 36.3 845.3 2.8 822.3* TBC   440*** 4.7 420***
DLA Piper**** 1,566 1.7 1,539 9.93 1,400 836 1.3 825 7.7 766
Clifford Chance 1,359 7 1,271 2.46 1,303 1,140 16 1,000 -7.24 1,078
Linklaters 1,255 5 1,195 -1 1,207 1,391 5.9 1,313 5.6 1,243
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 1,232 0.9 1,221 7.2 1,139 1,480 6 1,398 13.8 1,229
Allen & Overy 1,230 2 1,210 0.5 1,183 1,120 7 1,050 -0.94 1,060
Hogan Lovells**** 1,070 3.88 1,030 -0.86 1,039 721 4.2 692 -5.08 729
Herbert Smith Freehills 800 5 764 39.8 480* 741 12 662* -21.2 840*
Ashurst 586 6 323 0.3 322* 801 17.8 680 -8.6 744*
Eversheds 384 2 376 2.7 366 729 13.6 642 1.58 632
Clyde & Co 365.1 8.5 336.6 17.3 287 600* 3.45 580 -4.1 605
Pinsent Masons 323 4.6 309.2 5 295* 405 4.5 387 -3.25 400*
Simmons & Simmons 268.6 7 250.3 -0.5 251.7 553 5.3 525 0.6 528
Bird & Bird 259 4 249 6 235 TBC TBC 470 -8.7 515
Berwin Leighton Paisner 246 5.58 233 -5.28 246 542 35.2 401 -39.2 660
Taylor Wessing 241.2 5.79 228 7.29 212.5 657 21 544 -0.7 407
DAC Beachcroft 199.2 5.8 188.2 15.3 163.2 TBC TBC 281 -12.5 321
DWF 191 2 188.2 84.5 102 411 -4.2 429 4.1 412
Addleshaw Goddard 171.4 11 166.5 -2 170 TBC TBC 457 2.5 446
Holman Fenwick Willan 143.8 2 141 13.8 123.9 545 2.8 530 1 525
Osborne Clarke 142 25.9 112.8 14.9 98.2 513 46.6 350 -13.8 406
Macfarlanes 139.75 22 114.16 11 102.2 1,200 21 989 9.5 903
Kennedys 128.5 10 117 7.3 109 TBC TBC 429 10 390
Stephenson Harwood 121 8 112.3 1.9 110.2 537 19.3 450 -10.9 505
Watson Farley & Williams 117 14.6 102.1 2.2 99.9 TBC TBC 388 -13 446
Nabarro 116.7 0.3 116.3 2.56 113.4 475 10.5 430 29.5 332
Hill Dickinson 111.9 -0.8 112.8 2.45 110.1 272 3 264 -15.4 312
Fieldfisher 104 9.5 95 -2.66 97.6 415 3 402 -2 410
Mishcon de Reya 97.8 10.6 88.4 20.9 73.1 975 16.1 840 20 700
Travers Smith 97.2 13 86.2 2.9 83.8 882 12 790 -1.7 804
BLM 89 5 84.7 4.3 81.2 263 17.4 224 -9.6 248
Weightmans 87 6.1 82 6.36 77.1 TBC TBC 338 22.9 275
Mills & Reeve 79.5 12.1 70.9 2.16 69.4 333 2.78 324 -0.6 326
Charles Russell  73.4 7 68.9 1.17 68.1 TBC TBC 311 11.1 280
TLT 57.9 18 49.6 11.5 44.5 TBC TBC 274 7.45 255
Speechly Bircham 56.8 -1.2 57.5 -0.2 57.6 365 24.6 293 -2 299
Farrer & Co 50.7 -0.2 50.8 2.4 49.6 423 -1 427 2.2 418
Browne Jacobson 50.2 11.6 45 8.96 41.3 TBC TBC 300 -7.69 325
Shakespeares 50 10 45.5 53.7 29.6 220 0 220 13.4 194
Freeths***** 49.9 23 40.6 10.6 36.7 253 -2 258 4.5 247
Burness Paull 46.3 20 38.7 59.3 24.3 445 34 332 -9.8 368
Maclay Murray & Spens 43.3 7 40.9 -12.8 46.9 261 23.7 211 -21.9 270
Shepherd & Wedderburn 38.3 6.7 35.9 -3 37 278 9.8 253 -3.8 263
Forsters 36.5 12 32.5 16.1 28 501 16.2 431 7.2 402
Clarke Willmott 36.2 9.3 33.1 -1.2 33.5 TBC TBC 140 -14.1 163
Fladgate 32.6 15.6 28.2 8.88 25.9 524 29 406 3.84 391
Birketts 32.1 11.9 28.7 7 26.7 235 13 208 5.6 197
Michelmores 26 15 22.3 15.5 19.3 TBC TBC 255 -11.8 289
Moore Blatch 19 -6.6 20.3 3.6 19.6 133 -61.3 344 4.6 329
JMW 17.2 14.6 15 14.5 13.1 TBC TBC 326 37.6 237
Wiggin 15.9 22.3 13 4.8 12.4 437 55 282 -25.8 370
Collyer Bristow 14.9 2.5 14.5 -4.6 15.2 TBC TBC ND ND ND
Hamlins 12.6 27 10 10 9 560 52 367 21.1 303
                     
* Pre merger figures
** Inclusive of US turnover
*** Estimated
****Calendar year end
***** Includes Henmans Freeth
TBC To be confirmed
ND Not disclosed