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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.
The Lawyer Awards 2008 will take place on 24 June at The Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane in London.
The Lawyer Awards 2008 will take place on 24 June at The Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane in London. The entries are in and a stellar cast has been assembled to judge how the legal market has performed this year.
Here is the full external judging panel:
Simon Walker, chief executive of the British Venture Capital Association
Andrew Wilkinson, co-head of restructuring at Goldman Sachs
Mark Warham, chairman of UK investment banking at Morgan Stanley
Tim Dutton QC, chair of the Bar Council and barrister at Fountain Court
David Slade, head of European leveraged finance at Credit Suisse
Peter Cornell, managing director of stakeholder relationships at Terra Firma
Keith Hodgkinson, chairman of Marks & Clerk
Nick Grant, head of legal services at Sainsbury's
Roger Smith, director of Justice
Richard Shoylekov, group company secretary and general counsel at Wolseley
Duncan Sinclair, legal director of the markets division at Ofgem
Tom Symes, general counsel at Land Securities Trillium
Janet Gaymer, commissioner for public appointments in England and Wales
Malcolm Wood, company secretary and general counsel at Standard Life
Neil Hodges, UK general counsel at Zurich
Michael Butcher, legal director at Veolia Water
Joshua Box, head of group legal at Alliance & Leicester
Laurence Rabinowitz QC, One Essex Court
Jonathan Smith, legal director at Fujitsu Services