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22 firms form global litigation alliance

Jun 12, 2013 An alliance of 22 law firms has formed to collaborate on financial litigation against questionable funds and dodgy financial products sold across borders. The International Network for Financial Litigation will…

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Growth rate at top UK firms down by half

Jun 11, 2013 The rate of fee income growth among the UK’s top 100 law firms has halved since last year, according to business advisory firm Deloitte. The 2013 financial year saw fee income increase by 2.6% down from the 6.6%…

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Highest paid partners make 10x more than colleagues

Jun 5, 2013 There is a growing divide between the biggest rainmakers at large law firms and their colleagues, according to Steven Harper, the Northwestern professor and author of 'The Lawyer Bubble: A Profession in Crisis'. Harper…

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Confidence dips at US law firms

May 24, 2013 Citi Private Bank’s Law Firm Group has published its Law Watch Managing Partner Confidence Index, a quarterly survey of managing partners’ confidence. The report indicates a dip in the confidence of law firm leaders,…

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SRA asks UK law firms to publish diversity data

May 14, 2013 The Solicitors Regulation Authority has asked major UK law firms to collect comprehensive data on diversity statistics with a view to making the numbers available to clients. The Authority hopes that publishing the data…

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