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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.
It's been a busy week for lawyers doing sporty things for charity. On Tuesday 10 May, a bunch from The City of London Solicitors' Company took part in a swimathon for the Lord Mayor's Appeal, organised by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.
The team of seven intrepid swimmers had to complete a total of 5,000m between them - that's 200 lengths of your average swimming pool. Those donning fetching Lycra for charity included Fox Williams senior partner Ronnie Fox, Allen & Overy finance partner Ian Borman, Berrymans Lace Mawer litigator Robert Stevenson, as well as a team of four ladies from Lovells, including two PAs, an assistant solicitor and one of the press office team. Chlorinetastic.