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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.
Not especially, given that the 14 November date to vote on the tie-up has passed with no decision made. A spokesperson said the combination talks were ongoing, with the “period of partner review” yet to be completed. Yawn.
“If anyone’s got a problem with this merger it’s most likely to be the US side,” a London-based source told The Lawyer earlier this month. “It wouldn’t affect profitability or cause a cost strain on European operations so people over here are pretty neutral. But for those in the US, it would be right on their doorstep.”