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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.
•SJ Berwin has hiked associates' salaries, with a 16 per cent rise on its newly qualified rate. The £9,000 increase, up to £64,000, is in keeping with other City firms' raises, such as Ashurst, which announced the same increase on 22 May. First-year trainees at SJ Berwin now receive £36,000, while salaries paid to associates with one year's PQE has risen to £68,000.