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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.
Yoshitada Ogiso will join the US firm’s Japanese branch Orrick Tokyo Law Offices, where he will be reunited with former colleague Masami Totani and four corporate associates who moved from Mitsui Yasuda earlier this month.
The rump of Mitsui Yasuda joined Linklaters in July, as new laws came into force in Japan, allowing foreign and local "bengoshi" lawyers to from a unified partnership.
The magic circle took on two name partners and more than 20 lawyers from the firm while the rest have scattered between domestic or US firms.