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The City

Focused on issues facing the most active UK and US law firms in the City of London
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UK Legal

Focused on the UK 200 and the evolving national market including the Big Four accountancy firms and largest law companies
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Focused on the biggest law firms and their strategies in Europe and Asia, including China
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Focused on the largest global and UK litigation and arbitration practices and top UK Chambers
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Latest Reports

US 50 2022 — The largest firms ranked by UK revenue

This report contains:

  • an in-depth analysis of the 2021 financial performance of the 50 largest US firms in the UK
  • key benchmarking metrics to highlight the segmentation of US 50 market in the UK
  • individual firm profiles with an analysis of the strategies employed by them to increase their revenue in the UK.
May 2022

It is definitely legal, but is it right? How firms take on clients after Ukraine

This report contains:-

  • an analysis of how private law firms reacted to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
  • an overview of 336 responses to The Lawyer’s survey about how law firms’ employees feel about their firms representing certain clients
  • quotes from associates and partners at private law firms.
April 2022

In Focus: Saudi Arabia

This report contains: 

  • an examination of large international firms’ presence in Saudi Arabia 
  • an overview of Western firms’ Saudi Arabian legal partners 
  • analysis focused on the size of these firms’ operations in the region by looking at total qualified lawyer headcounts and partnership size. 
May 2022

Retail disputes: The future of a market transformed

This report contains

  • Information about retailers listed in the FTSE 350 Index
  • perceived key risks they face, as well as their litigation activity
  • case analysis utilising data from The Lawyer’s Litigation Tracker since 2015.
May 2022