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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.
Other big contentious winners last night included Monckton Chambers’ Tim Ward QC, crowned Barrister of the Year for his work representing the Icelandic government in its European court case over collapsed bank Icesave, while 3 Verulam Buildings picked up Chambers of the Year.
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Also in the Supreme Court, Lady Hale has been named as deputy president, succeeding Lord Hope