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Ashurst grows revenue by 5.8%

Dec 10, 2013 Ashurst has posted its financial results from the first half of the 2013-14 financial year, reporting a turnover of $501 million globally. The result represents a 5.8 per cent increase…

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DLA Piper leads AmLaw Global 100 ranking

Oct 8, 2013 The American Lawyer magazine announced its Global 100, ranking the world’s 100 highest earning firms and recording revenue, profits per partner and attorney headcount. Of the top 100 firms, 77 are American, 13 are…

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Pay freezes bite Australian lawyers

Oct 2, 2013 Many Australian law firms froze lawyer pay last year, according to Taylor Root’s annual salary survey. The survey also found that most attractive salary packages are not offered by the top-tier biglaw firms, but rather…

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Leading Australian law firms continue pay freeze

Sep 10, 2013 Most leading law firms in Australia effected pay freezes in the past year, increasing the rate of job dissatisfaction among lawyers. National recruiter Taylor Root has conducted an annual survey showing that lawyer…

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