Matt Byrne

Matt is The Lawyer’s deputy editor. He has a particular focus on the US legal market. He also leads many of The Lawyer’s market reports, including the UK 200.

 Are you a “player”? How to future-proof yourself in the digital age

This year’s keynote speaker at The Lawyer’s Business Leadership Summit was the “practical futurist” and former IBM global managing partner Andrew Grill, who had a simple message: “Disrupt yourself or you will be disrupted”. Grill set the tone immediately in his keynote, and for the Summit as a whole, by finding out how “digitally curious” […]

Axiom spin-out AMS’ revenue hits £50m

Global revenue at Axiom Managed Solutions (AMS), a spin-out from global flexible resourcing business Axiom, is understood to have reached £50m according to research for this year’s in this year’s UK 200 top 100. Some £28m of its total revenue was generated out of the UK, The Lawyer understands. In last year’s UK 200 The […]

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New Law business Elevate hits record revenue high

Turnover at US-headquartered New Law business Elevate reached a record £76m last year, The Lawyer can reveal, including £20m generated by the law company’s business in the UK. The global revenue figure, which includes turnover from several of the acquisitions Elevate has made over the past year and features in this year’s UK 200 report, […]


UnitedLex turnover skyrockets to hit record $350m

The total revenue generated by technology-led New Law business UnitedLex reached a record $350m (£267m) in its most recent financial year, The Lawyer can reveal. In the year to 31 December 2018, its most recent full financial year, UnitedLex’s total revenue rose by 27 per cent from $275m (£213m). UK revenue increased by 8.3 per […]


UK200: Two more firms join the £1m PEP club

A record 12 firms in this year’s UK 200: the Top 100 report posted an average profit per equity partner (PEP) of £1m or more, The Lawyer can reveal, a rise of two on the 10 in 2017/18. Several firms in this PEP millionaire dozen have average profits that are well over the £1m benchmark. All four […]

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