The Lawyer Global Litigation Top 50 report is the only ranking of international law firms by litigation and arbitration revenue and is essential reading for anyone seeking to benchmark their litigation and dispute resolution practices...
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.
North East firm Watson Burton has promoted five to partner in its Newcastle office.
The promotions were spread across the corporate, banking, employment, IP and corporate restructuring departments. No partners were made up in Leeds or London, where two partners were taken on after the merger with a Surrey-based technology boutique, as reported by TheLawyer.com (1 May).
The firm hopes the appointment of associate Andrew Cawkwell as the only partner in corporate restructuring will compensate for the recent loss of corporate restructuring guru Julian Gill, who left for Dickinson Dees, as reported by The Lawyer (27 March).