The City

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

Latest Reports

Growth in a crisis

Examination of the top US firms in London by headcount, pinpointing which have grown and which have shrunk. Plus:

  • How these firms are managing talent in a crisis
  • US firms’ progress on gender diversity in the UK
  • Kirkland, Latham, Simpson and Weil: the big four private equity players in London

Financial management in the City

Which firms look set to come out of 2020 in a stronger position, with the strategies they employed, and who may be in trouble?

March 2021

The Less Space Race

Which firms have chosen to downsize permanently as a result of the pandemic, and which are returning to the office status quo? This report investigates.

February 2021

The US Top 50 2020

The Lawyer’s US Top 50 is the only ranking of UK and London financial performance of US firms in the world.

May 2020