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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.
Philip Rees and Kathleen Harris quit US firm taking three assistants
Hammonds has recruited two intellectual property partners and three assistants from the London office of McDermott Will & Emery. The firm has lifted Philip Rees and trademark specialist Kathleen Harris from the London team headed up by Larry Cohen. In a bizarre twist, Cohen was head of IP at Hammonds before leaving for McDermotts in early 2000.