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UK 200 The Independents report – out now!

Independents The Lawyer’s last part of the UK 200 – The Independents – which focuses on the firms in the lower half of the UK 200 is out now! The Independents account for just 6 per cent of the total UK 200 revenue and we talk about some of the pressures that The Independents are facing […]

Adrian Cartwright, Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance crowns new senior partner

Following a contested election, Clifford Chance has elected a new senior partner to succeed Jeroen Ouwehand. The former head of Clifford Chance’s capital markets practice, Adrian Cartwright, has been elected to the role for four years. His term starts in January 2023. Ouwehand has been in the role for four years, but would have been […]

Pennon Group hires ex-ITV GC as top lawyer

Environmental utility infrastructure company Pennon Group has hired Andrew Garard as its new general counsel (GC) and company secretary. He joins the group from international aerospace and defence engineering company Meggitt, where he has spent the last three years as group GC and director of corporate affairs. Garard began his career in private practice, with […]


Paul Hastings hires latest finance partner from Weil

Weil Gotshal & Manges is losing a finance partner to Paul Hastings, which has been ramping up its recruitment in this area. The Lawyer understands that Morgan Bale is the latest to make the move, having spent nearly 25 years at Weil. He will join Paul Hastings on 12 December. Bale was given the nod […]

White & Case

White & Case lands new corporate partner from BCLP

BCLP has lost another partner in the City, with White & Case adding to its technology M&A practice. Corporate partner Ian Ivory has spent nearly 25 years at BCLP and is the co-leader of the firm’s private equity initiative and leads its private equity group for EMEA. He has a specific focus on the technology […]

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The UK 200: The Independents 2022

This report contains the second half of the top 200 UK firms (101-200) ranked by firmwide revenue analysis on the challenges facing this segment of the market interactive firm specific profiles for the Independents including data on their financials, business mix and operations.

Cybersecurity: The number one risk

This report: examines key cyber related issues faced by firms analyses the reasons behind the rise of cyber as a critical threat provides an overview of measures taken by leading law firms to tackle cyber threats

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This report contains: an overview of the legal market in Ireland The Lawyer’s new data interaction tool that allows users to drill down into financial and headcount metrics and compare firms an analysis of the future challenges and opportunities for firms in Ireland.

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