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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 has become aware of a very strange trend of late. Apparently, numerous lawyers around the City have been found in the toilets singing Marvin Gaye's Let's Get It On à la Ally McBeal. On further investigation, Tulkinghorn can now reveal the reason why.
On 19 November, three city lawyers are launching a new dating service for lawyers and other city professionals. The service is based on the 40 dates a night concept (as if lawyers weren't exhausted enough already), which means clients spend five minutes with a potential date before moving on to the next candidate.
The three Cilla Blacks of the legal world are an insurance associate at Barlow Lyde & Gilbert, a barrister (whose chambers does not wish to be named - please!) and an in-house lawyer at Aurora.
For those lawyers wishing to join the trend, check out the website, www.michiamo.com (Italian for 'my name is' - aaaaah, how romantic).