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PwC adds immigration law firm in Toronto

Mar 6, 2014 PricewaterhouseCoopers has launched in Toronto with the acquisition of Toronto-based immigration law firm Bomza Law Group. The 37-strong firm will run as an affiliation with PwC’s accountancy business under the…

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Market for lateral hires still running hot

Feb 10, 2014 The market for lateral hires at corporate law firms is still running hot, with 2,522 lateral hires in the 12 months to 30 September 2013, down slightly from the 2,691 lateral hires in the previous 12 month period.…

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Proposed tax reform could affect at large law firms

Jan 1, 2014 A proposal for tax reform - which is currently before congress - could significantly affect the operations at large US law firms. Under the proposed law, law firms with gross receipts of greater than $10 million would be…

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Commentator predicts drop in law firm profits

Dec 9, 2013 Legal sector commentator Ashley Balls has predicted a significant drop in profit margins, saying that profits could decrease from 30-40% to somewhere between 8 and 15%. In his new book 'Law Firm Strategies for the…

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