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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.
Tulkinghorn always assumed that senior partners do little but swan around in taxis having lunch with international statesmen and tame clients.
But one senior partner of a top 10 firm was at pains to point out otherwise. "Everyone wants to know the job is being done, but nobody wants to do it," he told Tulkinghorn gloomily. "It's like being a public executioner or a lavatory cleaner."
Tulkinghorn just hopes he's got the rubber gloves.