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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.
“It was the fastest vote in history,” said one insider, adding that CMS’s required threshold of 80 per cent was reached within four hours yesterday.
Dundas’ partnership also gave a quick nod, starting the vote in the morning and giving a 75 per cent majority by midday. Sources close to the firms said due diligence began in July, but Dundas partners were only made aware of the deal late last week. Speedy. And just the teensiest bit cut-throat.
Maybe there’ll be a tight-roping dog next year. We live in hope.
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