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Burness Paull revenue and profit flat for 2016/17

Aug 24, 2017 Scottish firm Burness Paull has reported its financial results for 2016/17, indicating flat revenue and profit. Turnover increased by 1%, rising from £53.3m to £53.8m, while overall profit fell by 2% from £22.5m…

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BLM set to break £100m turnover threshold

Aug 22, 2014 BLM managing partner Mike Brown has made a “conservative” estimate that the firm will surpass the £100m turnover mark by the end of the year. The firm saw turnover rise by 5 per cent from £84.7m to £89m last…

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Scottish firms Harper Macleod and Bird Semple merge

Aug 13, 2014 Scottish firm Harper Macleod has merged with private client boutique Bird Semple. The combined firm will operate under Harper Macleod’s banner, with 59 partners - five of whom are from Bird Semple), 153 lawyers and…

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Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong hires Lord Hope

Jun 23, 2014 Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong has scored a coup with the hire of former UK Supreme Court judge Lord Hope. Lord Hope retired from the UK Supreme Court in June last year, before which he practised at the Scottish Bar…

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