News Law firms SJ Berwin jubilant as PEP skyrockets by 40 per cent By The Lawyer 29 May 2011 00:00 17 December 2015 14:59 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 31 May 2011 at 14:14 A revenue rise of 5 per cent and a profit rise of 40 per cent. In a law firm there is only one to achieve such results: staff cuts or salary cuts (in real terms) or a combination thereof. Reply Link Anonymous 31 May 2011 at 22:34 £179m-£171m = £8m rise £626k-£447k = £179k rise per partner (of which they have 150+) Looks like they’ve been doing some serious trimming further down the food chain then… Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.