Slaughter and May announced the most eagerly anticipated promotions in the legal market.
And after last year’s bumper haul, expectations were high. The firm promoted a mighty eight lawyers last year, but it was back to business as usual with five new partners this year.
Last year’s stars included new employment, pensions and property partners, but this year, corporate and finance once again reigned supreme, with tax lawyer Gareth Miles the one exception. And they all trained at the firm - all bar one.
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