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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.
Reinsurance intermediary Benfield Group has taken on Derek Walsh from Pinsent Curtis Biddle's London office
Walsh was a solicitor in Pinsents' insurance and reinsurance group and spent time as a secondee at Benfield, as well as acting on its acquisition of EW Blanch in May 2001. Walsh confirmed that the company is formulising a panel for error and omissions work, which will be rationalised within approximately a month. Pinsents currently acts as insurance adviser. The company also uses Debevoise & Plimpton and Dorsey & Whitney for US advice.