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Supreme Court renders judgement in cases regarding ‘per-element’ approach to Dutch tax consolidation regime

The Supreme Court rendered its judgement in two cases regarding the “per-element approach” to the Dutch tax consolidation regime (fiscal unity). The cases concern: a Dutch interest deduction limitation rule, and; the (non-)deductibility of currency losses on certain participations. On 8 July 2016, the Supreme Court raised preliminary questions to the Court of Justice of the […]

Brazilian democracy and election changes

By Ricardo Junqueiro Getúlio Vargas once said that Brazil fears nothing in the present, prides itself on the past and relies serenely on the future. It is very doubtful that the phrase maintains any type of actuality in the days that run. Neither does the present allow us to dispel fears (on the contrary). Not even the […]

Points to be taken care of if you owe money and can’t pay it back

By David Asker With the average total debt of £58,658 per household in July 2018, based on these figures the total interest on payments over a 12- month period stands at just under £50 billion. On a more relatable level, the celebrity Katie Price is allegedly three weeks away from bankruptcy. Katie is due to […]

Residential leasehold reforms supported by the government

By Melissa Barker, Michael Callaghan The government has issued its long-awaited consultation setting out more details about its proposals to ban the sale of houses by granting the buyer a long lease and to ban ground rents in all new residential leases. The proposals will not affect existing leases of houses or flats. The government announced […]

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De Brauw undergoes sweeping shake-up of management team

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Mishcon de Reya – UK 100

Turnover: £23.6m Profit per equity partner: £232,000 Equity spread: £60,000-£360,000 Net profit: £6.2m Profit margin: 26 per cent Salaried partner remuneration: £115,000 Revenue per lawyer: £225,000 Revenue per partner: £590,000 Revenue per equity partner: £1,026,000 Cost per lawyer: £166,000 Profit per lawyer: £59,000 No of partners: 40 No of equity partners: 23 No of female […]

Keating Chambers – UK 100

Turnover: £17.5m Head of chambers: Vivian Ramsay QC Total tenants (silks): 45(16) Door tenants: None Chambers contributions: N/A Revenue per barrister: £398,000 Top cases last year: Solitaire v Sembawang; Tesco v Costain; Bath and North East Somerset District Council v Mowlem plc; Arscott & ors v The Coal Authority; Thames Water v London Underground. No […]

Weil Gotshal & Manges – UK 100

UK/global turnover: £50m/£488m UK/global PEP: £875,000/£918,000 UK/global revenue per lawyer: £490,000/£481,000 UK revenue per partner/equity partner: £2m/£2.5m Global revenue per equity partner: £2.7m UK/global number of partners: 20(25)/181 UK/global number of lawyers: 102/1,015 UK number of staff: 129 UK/global leverage ratio: 1:4.1/1:4.6 UK equity partner to staff ratio: 1:6.4 Equity structure: Merit-based. Billable hours targets: […]

Howard Kennedy – UK 100

Turnover: £22m Profit per equity partner: £200,000 Equity spread: £150,000-£300,000 Net profit: £5.5m Profit margin: 25 per cent Salaried partner remuneration: £65,000 Revenue per lawyer: £188,000 Revenue per partner: £349,000 Revenue per equity partner: £1,158,000 Cost per lawyer: £141,000 Profit per lawyer: £47,000 No of partners: 63 No of equity partners: 19 No of female […]

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