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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.
Disputes head Chris Pugh is hoping to lure in an in-house contact (and maybe even more than one) to join his new leadership team, set to be established by the end of the year.
They could soon be helping out on cases like the firm’s High Court fight for CVC Capital Partners, which saw the private equity house forced to pay out €129 (£103m) to Budweiser brewer Annheuser-Busch InBev.
Other recent high-profile cases include a record-breaking $16.6bn (£10bn) settlement brokered by Skadden Arps Meagher & Flom for client Bank of America to resolve allegations of fraudulent mortgage handling last month.