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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 Law Society has hiked minimum salaries for trainee solicitors to take account of rising living and study costs across the country
From 1 August, trainees living outside London will be paid at least £13,000, up from £12,000, while their counterparts in the capital will see their minimum wage rise from £13,600 to £14,600. The Law Society Council's training committee set its recommended salary levels at £15,600 for inner London trainees and £14,000 for the rest of England and Wales, up from £14,600 and £13,000 respectively. The Council has also agreed to review minimum salaries on an annual basis.