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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.
Slaughters is regarded as the bank’s main global adviser, handling all its biggest deals and projects.
London-based head of legal James Ellington asked firms to pitch for places on the panel at the end of 2010, with the tender process closing in January.
Last year the bank reviewed its UK panel, a process that is also carried out every two years. As with the global panel, the UK roster remained largely unchanged, with Simmons & Simmons, which already featured on the bank’s Hong Kong regional panel, the only new addition (29 April 2010).
Standard Chartered has a network of over 1,700 branches and outlets in more than 70 countries across the globe, making it one of the world’s most international banks.