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Total no of fee-earners (including consultants, paralegals etc): 292
Total no of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals etc): 244
Total no of staff: 579
Leverage ratio: 1:2.36
Equity partner to staff ratio: 1:4.48
Fee-earner to staff ratio: 1:0.98
Financial management: Lockup target 97 days, achieved 88.4 (average WIP at year-end was 31.1 days, average debtor days 57.3). Work profile by revenue: corporate 26 per cent, dispute resolution 16, employment and pensions 8, finance and projects 13, IP 16, private client 7, real estate 14. Average capital contributions £113,000, with the range currently at £67,000-£170,000.
Equity structure: Points awarded to partners within nine bands, entirely on merit.