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This is the most efficient magic circle firm

How does the magic circle compare when assessing measures of efficiency such as revenue per lawyer, revenue per partner, associate leverage and churn rate? The Lawyer’s new Practice Analysis service delves deeper. 

Revealed: The most sued law firms of 2023

This story has been updated from its original version after an error in the court filing system, upon which this story was based, was brought to our attention. Lexlaw Solicitors and Advocates is not suing Knights itself as originally reported. Rather, it is acting for one of the parties suing Knights, Gary and Deborah Eden. […]

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“We’re not entertaining it”: Why UK firms are dropping hybrid working  

Firms in the UK are starting to drop the hybrid working model, reverting to full-time office attendance. The Lawyer understands that Winn Solicitors has mandated that its employees be in the office five days per week, which was the policy before the Covid-19 pandemic. Based in Newcastle, Winn Solicitors brought everyone back into the office full-time […]


Ince crisis: Axiom Ince hits ex-MP with freezing injunction

Axiom Ince has filed a preservation order and freezing injunction against its former managing partner. Axiom’s former managing partner, Pragnesh Modhwadia, along with partners Shyam Mistry and Idnan Liaqat, were suspended from the firm earlier this month by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA). The SRA ruled that the trio failed to comply with account rules, […]


Suspended Axiom Ince partner files claim against SRA

A suspended partner from Axiom Ince has filed a lawsuit against the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and its intervention agent, Gordons. Shyam Mistry was one of three partners who was suspended from Axiom Ince earlier this month as he was accused of failing “to comply with the rules made under sections 31 and 32” of […]