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    Goodwin names two co-chairs to head London office

    March 20, 2017 Goodwin has appointed two partners as co-chairs of its London office, replacing former chair David Evans. The role will be held by Samantha Lake Coghlan and Paul Lyons, who both currently work in the firm’s real estate…

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    DLA Piper NQ salaries rise to £70,000

    September 20, 2016 DLA Piper has revealed its latest pay increases for lawyers and trainees. London NQ salaries now stand at £70,000, an 8 per cent increase from £65,000. First year trainees in the City will now be paid £42,000, while…

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    UK firms bump associate pay

    July 11, 2016 Macfarlanes and Travers Smith have raised their associate pay levels. Macfarlanes set its compensation at £71,000 while Travers pinned its compensation at £71,500. Lawyers who are newly qualified at each firm will…

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    Travers Smith promotes six lawyers

    May 18, 2016 Travers Smith has promoted six lawyers to partner in this year's promotion round. This year's round follows another comparatively high round in 2015, with seven lawyers making partner in that year. In 2013 only three…

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    Travers Smith chooses new managing partner

    April 20, 2014 Travers Smith has appointed Paris chief David Patient to become firm-wide managing partner when Andrew Lilley steps down from the role at the end of 2014. Patient trained at Travers Smith, and has been the head of the…

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    Travers Smith awards bonuses for life disruption

    July 4, 2013 Travers Smith has introduced a new policy that aims to compensate lawyers when their work causes “excessive disruption” to their personal lives. The new scheme, to be introduced on 1 July, will award bonuses to…

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