Billings and bankers

The volume of corporate transactions may have dipped dramatically, but law firms are still making decent money on takeover work, according to our latest exclusive survey of legal fees on public M&A. But how are the lawyers stacking up against the bankers? Are lawyers now at the heart of the boardroom?

Lawyers vs bankers

Legal fees plummet to £26m in quiet first half for public M&A

Conditional-fee deal to gift Dickson Minto £1m bonus on Barr-Britvic merger

Fee radical

Lawyers take the fees fight to bankers