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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.
US firm Sidley & Austin has added to its commercial property practice by taking on Julian Goodman from Simmons & Simmons. Goodman joins as senior associate, having left Simmons' property secured lending team. He will focus on all areas of commercial property law at Sidley Austin, including property aspects of corporate and banking work. Jane Borrors, head of the firm's international finance practice, said: "Commercial property is a major part of many of our UK and cross-border transactions, and we are delighted to welcome someone of Julian's calibre and potential."