counting money

Linklaters pushes ahead with salary reviews after delay

Linklaters has reviewed the salaries of its lawyers after a delay caused by the onset of the pandemic. Back in April, the firm had postponed the review by about six months, and has now been able to resume the process. The decision comes as the magic circle firm has recently been easing some of the […]

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Beyond London: PwC Legal bets on regions in new expansion project

PwC Legal is looking to expand its lawyer headcount in regional offices as part of a project for the new financial year. The legal arm of the accountancy firm is eyeing growth for its professionals especially in its bases in Manchester and Birmingham, but expansion will equally be pursued in Leeds and Belfast. The project, […]

Weightmans breaks through £100m as turnover rises by 6 per cent

Weightmans’ turnover grew by 6 per cent during 2019/20, rising from £97.3m to a new high of £103.4m. Profit also increased, with gross profit up by 9 per cent from £34.8m to £37.9m and net profit rising from £10.1m to £10.35m in the 12-month period. Average profit per equity partner fell marginally from £279,000 to […]