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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.
Who can blame the humble Dibb Lupton partnership for being a little starstruck?
Since the 1 January merger, you can't move at DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary for all the US governors, peacemakers and politicians pacing the corridors - and new senior partner Senator George Mitchell is a scary case in point.
But it takes more than negotiating the Northern Ireland Peace Agreement and being a US senator to impress DLA partners.
It seems that, when not integrating the world's fourth-largest firm and resolving international conflicts, Mitchell also finds time to act as a director for the Walt Disney Company. Reports that Nigel Knowles has borrowed a Peter Pan costume for his impending honeymoon remain unsubstantiated.