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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.
Alan Toulson, who joined the firm in 1968 as a trainee and became a partner in 1972, will be succeeded by insurance partner Paul Nicholas.
During his tenure, Toulson help propel the firm’s turnover from £10m to £40.3m as the firm has broadened its practice which has included moving into volume insurance work with the acquisition of South West-based SJ Cornish.