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Law firm health can't be measured by PPP

May 22, 2013 Average profits per equity partner is a metric that gets a lot of attention in the legal services industry, and is key to the results of the annual American Lawyer rankings — the Am Law 100. But measuring the…

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Odds lengthen on partnership in top firms

May 14, 2013 It is getting harder to reach partnership in large law firms, according to a report from Legal Week. 370 partners were promoted to partnerships in the top 30 UK firms this year, down 8% on last year's figure of 401. In…

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DLA promotes 34 to partnership

May 8, 2013 DLA Piper has promoted 34 lawyers to the firm’s partnership globally, down 40 per cent from the 58 promotions made last year. Broken down by practice area, the litigation and…

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Clifford Chance promotes 20 to partnership

May 1, 2013 Clifford Chance has promoted 20 lawyers to its global partnership, down from 27 last year. The promotions bring the total partnership headcount to 589. “Many of this year’s new partners have demonstrated a strong…

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