DWF – UK 100

Turnover: £29.3m

Profit per equity partner: £265,000

Equity spread: £180,000-£300,000

Net profit: £5.04m

Profit margin: 17 per cent

Salaried partner remuneration: £75,000

Revenue per lawyer: £146,000

Revenue per partner: £523,000

Revenue per equity partner: £1,542,000

Cost per lawyer: £121,000

Profit per lawyer: £25,000

No of partners: 56

No of equity partners: 19

No of female partners: Eight

No of female equity partners: Three

Total no of fee-earners (including consultants, paralegals, etc): 365

Total no of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals, etc): 201

Total no of staff: 650

Leverage ratio: 1:7.63

Equity partner to staff ratio: 1:15

Fee-earner to staff ratio: 1:0.78

Financial management: N/A

Equity structure: Merit-based remuneration.

Billable hours targets: 1,350 for partners and assistants.

Key clients: Bank of Scotland, Burtons Foods, Carpetright, Interlink Foods, Liverpool John Moores University, Monstermob, Persimmon Homes, Royal & Sun Alliance, St Modwen Group.