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Pubs, bars and restaurants using apps – managing Covid-19 restrictions

Covid-19 restrictions on the leisure, food & drink sector were relaxed in England on the 4 July, with other nations in the UK on differing timetables, and businesses are turning to app-based solutions to aida transition back to some form of normality. This briefing covers considerations for procuring and deploying mobile apps to manage Covid-19 restrictions.

Government announces £80m investment to cut emissions from homes and industry

As part of its decarbonisation agenda the Government has announced that it will invest nearly £80 million towards reducing carbon emissions across homes and energy intensive businesses. The announcement forms part of wider efforts to ensure the UK meets its legally binding target to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

Angola: Mergers & Acquisitions 2020

Susana Almeida Brandão (Managing Associate) and Vanusa Gomes (Managing Associate of ASP Advogados – VdA Legal Partners member in Angola) write a chapter for ICLG Mergers & Acquisitons 2020, an international guide that compares legislation from around the world. The lawyers write the Angola chapter where they explain and develop the country’s mergers and acquisitions […]

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Bircham Dyson Bell – UK 100

Turnover: £22.7m Profit per equity partner: £210,000 Equity spread: £140,000-£250,000 Net profit: £5m Profit margin: 22 per cent Salaried partner remuneration: £97,250 Revenue per lawyer: £252,000 Revenue per partner: £528,000 Revenue per equity partner: £946,000 Cost per lawyer: £197,000 Profit per lawyer: £56,000 No of partners: 43 No of equity partners: 24 No of female […]

Bird & Bird – UK 100

Turnover: £71.9m Profit per equity partner: £327,000 Equity spread: £199,000-£550,000 Net profit: £14.1m Profit margin: 20 per cent Salaried partner remuneration: Up to £250,000 (including bonus) Revenue per lawyer: £325,000 Revenue per partner: £698,000 Revenue per equity partner: £1,672,000 Cost per lawyer: £262,000 Profit per lawyer: £64,000 No of partners: 103 No of equity partners: […]

Anderson Strathern – Rising 50 – 2005

Turnover: £12m Revenue per partner: £352,900 Revenue per lawyer: £127,700 Total number of partners: 34 Total number of fee-earners: 133 Total number of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals, trainees etc): 94 Total number of support staff: 90 Offices: Currie, Edinburgh, Haddington Equity structure: Lockstep Core business: Full service Clients: Bank of Scotland, Napier University, Royal College […]

McDermott Will & Emery – UK 100

UK/global turnover: £22m/£407m UK/global PEP: £611,000/£680,000 UK/global revenue per lawyer: £373,000/£452,000 UK revenue per partner/equity partner: £1m/£2.4m Global revenue per equity partner: £1.4m UK/global number of partners: 9(21)/283 UK/global number of lawyers: 59/901 UK number of staff: 56 UK/global leverage ratio: 1:5.5/1:2.1 UK equity partner to staff ratio: 1:6.2 Equity structure: Merit-based. Points are allocated […]

Telecoms calling

A resurgent global telecoms sector is now fertile ground for law firms seeking new clients. Tim Schwarz urges a degree of opportunism Over the past decade, the global telecoms sector has experienced boom and bust. Now, though, a new world order is emerging that presents significant opportunities and challenges for law firms. Demise and re-emergence […]

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