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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.
Pro bono charity LawWorks has appointed four trustees to its board.
It has selected Standard Chartered Bank head of legal West Susan Adams, who has experience of dealing with London-based charities. Joining her is Eurasian Natural Corporation general counsel Randal Barker, who is also a member of the executive committee of the GC100, Nabarro corporate partner Elliot Shear, who heads the firm’s pro bono team, and BAE Systems chief counsel Roger Wiltshire.
LawWorks chief executive Rebecca Hilsenrath said: “The interest shown in LawWorks by prominent solicitors demonstrates the strong commitment to pro bono legal advice throughout the profession.”