News Business Leadership Law firms Macfarlanes promotes just one in depleted round of promos By Margaret Taylor 27 April 2010 15:04 17 December 2015 16:02 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer ARCHANGEL 28 April 2010 at 11:25 Maybe I’m missing something but: -if City Firms recruit the best and the brightest; and – if only the best and the brightest can expect to become partners in the City, and – if promoting the best and the brightest is the key to the supremacy of City firms then why oh why should the fate of the best and the brightest be scuppered entirely because the already horribly overpaid existing partners find themselves having to eat one less condor egg for breakfast? Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.