News Banking and finance Law firms Slaughters nets £33m from Treasury since Northern Rock crisis By Margaret Taylor 4 December 2009 09:51 17 December 2015 09:40 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 4 December 2009 at 10:43 Did they celebrate these deal closures with champagne at the tax payers expense? One hopes not. Reply Link Anonymous 5 December 2009 at 20:15 How can so much legal advice be required for what were acts of pure political power? Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.