Analysis UK US & The Americas US firms divided on partner promotions in face of worsening economic conditions By The Lawyer 5 January 2009 10:24 13 December 2015 22:01 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 Mike 5 January 2009 at 14:41 Some basic math? “Promotion figures dropped by 35 per cent from 20 in 2007 to seven in 2008.”. It is 65 per cent, stupid. Reply Link Anonymous 6 January 2009 at 15:31 no comment no comment Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.