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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.
Hands up to those who fancy taking the scarlet steam train to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry this weekend. If the offer was open to muggles (non-magical people), we know at least one group of lawyers who would be eagerly waiting at Platform 9¾.
The media firm broke the client confidentiality spell on its client this week after Gossage let slip to a family friend that JK Rowling had used a pseudonym to pen the crime novel Cuckoo’s Calling. Without a lightning-bolt scar to help discover the source of the leak, muggles turned to their own mystical source – Twitter – to find out whodunnit.
While this is a PR’s equivalent to Voldemort’s reign of terror, let it serve as a reminder that no ingredients can brew a potion to bring back a PR nightmare.