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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.
This time it's high-profile Paris veteran Yves Huyghe de Mahenge, who's following his old colleague and fellow arbitration specialist Eric Schwartz to LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae.
The Paris move is strangely reminiscent of what happened in London earlier this year. This autumn the New York-based firm swept up three real estate and environmental partners - John Bowman, Graham Prentice and Paul Watchman.
And where were they from? Freshfields, of course. LeBoeuf looks like it's hit on a very rich seam indeed.