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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.
J Sainsbury's has named Nick Grant as head of group legal services. This formalises the role he has filled on a temporary basis since the retirement of David Thurston last year.
The retailer began a lengthy and wide-ranging search for a replacement when Thurston announced his retirement in May, even though Grant was understood to be a favoured candidate for the role. Grant took on the role of acting head of legal during the search.