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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.
No fewer then six trainees have qualified into the firm’s dispute resolution department. Environment, planning and energy has taken three NQs; construction, private client, pensions, commercial and corporate have all taken two each; and employment and real estate have found room for one apiece.
Meanwhile, Nabarro has found spaces for two extra trainees, bumping its retention rate up from 83 per cent to 94 per cent. It will keep on 17 of its 18 qualifiers, rather than the 15 it originally reported.