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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.
Taylor Wessing’s quiz night expertise, as recounted in a recent Tulkinghorn (4 October), was evident once more as the firm triumphed in business advisory and accountancy firm Mazars’ annual legal challenge quiz.
Going under the suitably adversorial tag of ‘The Battle of the Law Firms’, the bash was the seventh event of its kind and featured the BBC’s Natasha Kaplinsky as compere.
Taylor Wessing fought off stiff competition from 18 other City firms, including Bird & Bird, the champions of the previous three years. A team from Crisis failed to win on the night but did pick up a cheque for more than £19,000 as a result of the evening.