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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.
Robert Muckle has undertaken a management reshuffle
Current managing partner Ian Gilthorpe and senior partner Hugh Welch will swap roles from the beginning of April following an uncontested vote. Welch has been the North East firm's senior partner since 1997. He will assume the managing partner role of a fixed five-year term. Gilthorpe had been managing partner for 15 years but it is understood that it was time for a change.