Bird & Bird half-year revenue grows by 6 per cent after board restructure

Bird & Bird’s turnover has increased by 6.4 per cent to €177m in the first half of the 2017/18 financial year.

 

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RANKINGS

UK 200: 17

REVENUE

£303M

PARTNERS

291

LAWYERS

1068

OFFICES

32

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