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Baker & McKenzie breaks revenue records

Aug 12, 2014 Baker & McKenzie has recorded a record-breaking revenue result, with a total turnover of $2.54bn for the 2013/14 financial year. The revenue figure represents a 5 per cent increase over the previous year’s $2.42bn,…

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Baker & McKenzie breaks revenue records

Aug 12, 2014 Baker & McKenzie has recorded a record-breaking revenue result, with a total turnover of $2.54bn for the 2013/14 financial year. The revenue figure represents a 5 per cent increase over the previous year’s $2.42bn,…

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Norton announces pay rises for trainees and NQs

Jul 19, 2014 Norton Rose Fulbright has announced a pay rise for newly qualified and trainee lawyers. Newly qualified lawyers will take home an extra £2000, with pay jumping from £63,000 to £65,000, backdated to May. The pay…

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Who's entitled to fees after law firm failure?

Jun 6, 2014 The question of who is entitled to the profits from lawyer fees after the collapse of a law firm is a hotly contested one, and the issue is currently playing out in the New York Supreme Court. Also at issue is…

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Washington firms outperform US counterparts

May 15, 2014 Law firms in Washington DC are doing much better than their counterparts in other US cities, according to a quarterly report released by Citi Private Bank Law Firm Watch. In the first three months of 2014, Washington…

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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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