Eversheds: good, but must do better

Eversheds is celebrating its best-ever financial results, with profit per equity partner (PEP) reaching £420,000 – a massive 20 per cent increase from last year. Meanwhile, turnover is up by 6 per cent to £320m. Chief executive David Gray was in ebullient mood over the results, promising that the firm would invest to drive growth onwards and upwards.