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Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has Sue Prevezer QC and Debevoise & Plimpton Peter Goldsmith QC, for instance.
BLP litigation chief Jonathan Sacher suggests clients can save up to a quarter by using in-house solicitor-advocates. Even better still, another 25 per cent can be saved by opting to use in-house forensic accountants.
What we want to know is whether this hard sell is working with clients. Sources tell us it’s the disputes team that is holding up BLP’s falling revenues. They must be doing something right.