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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.
The City is taking on its first cohort of six trainees next September, paying newly qualified lawyers a salary of £100,000 – a figure that no doubt tickled the interest of any university students tired of the free biros.
“The firm is changing strategy in London,” says one recruiter. “It’s investing in paralegals and junior lawyers rather than just [laterals].”