UK Legal

Focused on the UK 200 and the evolving national market including the Big Four accountancy firms and largest law companies

Latest Reports

UK 200 2023 – Top 50 profiles and Top 100 overview

  • The Top 100 of The Lawyer‘s UK 200 rankings
  • interactive, firm-specific profiles of the top 50 firms’ financial overview, business mix and operations
  • the UK 200 thermometer showing the shape of the market
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by  Catrin Griffiths, Matt Byrne, Richard Simmons, Nikhil Raj, Vitesa Fetahu, Christian Smith, Katy Dowell, Rachel Moloney, Alex Taylor, Annabel Tinson, Edin Imsirovic, Jessica Boak, Lucie Cruz, Carla Gozo, Maria Ward-Brennan
September 2023

The In-House Sentiment Survey 2023

Read this report in order to understand:

  • How key changes in the market are transforming the role of in-house teams
  • Current attitudes and level of adoption of artificial intelligence tools
  • Organisations’ approach to a flexible working culture
  • Projected spend on external legal counsel over the next five years
  • Feedback on quality of service received from private practice law firms
  • The major issues continuing to impact business confidence in the next 12 months


by  Thomas Procter, Yoanna Slaveva
September 2023

The lowdown on Manchester

This report contains:

  • a stratification of 35 of The Lawyer’s UK Top 100 firms with offices in Manchester
  • a breakdown of headcount and growth data for all 35 firms
  • details of lateral partner hirings in and into the city over the past year
  • commentary on the key challenges and opportunities
by  Jessica Boak, Vitesa Fetahu, Nikhil Raj
July 2023