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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.
In a move to bolster its corporate presence in London, southeast firm Thomas Eggar has poached top Manches corporate partner Jean-Paul da Costa to head its City corporate/commercial team. Da Costa has been a partner in Manches corporate and technology group since mid-2001, before which he was head of corporate and commercial at Piper Smith & Basham. He has also served as in-house counsel at Coopers & Lybrand, now PricewaterhouseCoopers. Da Costas appointment takes the number of partners in the corporate/commercial team to 16, seven of which are based in London. The position has been created for da Costa, who starts today.