Reynolds Porter Chamberlain – UK 100

Turnover: £47m

Profits per equity partner: £285,000

Equity spread: £134,000-£464,000

Net profit: £17.7m

Profit margin: 38 per cent

Salaried partner remuneration: No salaried partners.

Revenue per lawyer: £219,000

Revenue per partner: £797,000

Revenue per equity partner: £797,000

Cost per lawyer: £136,000

Profit per lawyer: £82,000

No of partners: 59

No of equity partners: 59

No of female partners: 18

No of female equity partners: 18

Total no of fee-earners (including consultants, paralegals etc): 244

Total no of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals etc): 215

Total no of staff: 453

Leverage ratio: 1:2.64

Equity partner to staff ratio: 1:3.54

Fee-earner to staff ratio: 1:0.86

Financial management: Average lockup 140 days.

Equity structure: Modified lockstep with ‘landings’, where progression up the ladder can stop.

Billable hours targets: 1,450 assistants and partners.

Key clients: Associated Newspapers, AstraZeneca, Brit Insurance, Carillion, Faraday, Hiscox, HMV, NHS Litigation Authority, WS Atkins, XL Capital.