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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.
Partners at German firm Wessing have voted in favour of a merger with City firm Taylor Joynson Garrett (TJG)
The German partners voted by an 84 per cent majority to continue with plans to draw up a contract detailing the terms of the deal. Partners at TJG gave their initial backing to the merger last month. Wessing co-managing partner Wolfgang Rehmann said that the opposition came from the Frankfurt office, but added that the plans were being drawn up to include all partners in the firm.