With adoption by 63% of the global 200, Intapp makes modern time management software more accessible than ever

News Article - 24/09/2013 : global 200, IntApp, revenue, time capture, time recording, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Intapp, Inc., provider of the most-adopted time management software for law firms, today announced that analysis recently conducted by the Legal IT Insider, an independent legal industry publication serving over 40,000 readers, shows that Intapp...

Davenport Lyons to review pay structure as partners vote on LLP conversion

News Article - 13/09/2013 : davenport lyons, equity, limited liability partnership, llp, pep, profit per equity partner, profitability, revenue, Finance, Practice Management

Davenport Lyons has become the latest UK firm to agree to convert to limited liability partnership (LLP) status, with the firm likely to move towards a more commission-based remuneration system once the change takes place.

Equity partners...

Profit margin split highlights stark disparities across UK top 50

News Article - 13/09/2013 : Allen & Overy, clifford chance, dwf, Finance, freshfields bruckhaus deringer, linklaters, macfarlanes, profitability, revenue, shoosmiths, sj berwin, top 50, travers smith, trowers & hamlins, weightmans, Finance, Community

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has emerged as the most profitable firm in the UK top 50, with 2012-13 financial results showing profit margins across the group have remained broadly static.

Freshfields comes out top when ranking the top 50...

Weil City revenue leaps 22% as global turnover stays static

News Article - 27/03/2013 : revenue, turnover, Finance

Weil Gotshal & Manges' City arm saw turnover shoot up by 22% during the 2012 financial year, with the increase in London coming as global revenues stayed static.

The New York firm's UK office posted revenues of $110m (£...

Magic circle revenue growth falters in face of spiralling costs

News Article - 26/02/2013 : revenue, Finance

The magic circle is struggling to keep revenues growing at a faster pace than costs, The Lawyer’s report into a cross section of firms’ LLP accounts show.

Out of the four magic circle firms, Clifford Chance and Linklaters...

Econocom announces 2012 preliminary and full-year results

News Article - 28/01/2013 : annual turnover, financial results, revenue, Technology

Econocom, the European leader in business- to-business ICT infrastructure management, has announced its unaudited preliminary full-year revenue and results for 2012. These results are in line with the guidance announced by the Group at...

Quinn Emanuel's fast-growing City base sees revenues rise once more

News Article - 10/01/2013 : revenue, Finance

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan's London arm saw cash revenues rise to £27.5m last year, a 20% jump on the fast-growing firm's 2011 figures.

Richard East, the co-managing partner of the ten-partner City base, estimated that...

Ashurst defers partner payouts after first-half turnover slump

News Article - 26/11/2012 : partner payouts, revenue, Finance

Ashurst partners will not receive distributions this quarter after the firm decided to defer profit payments.

The move follows news that firm’s half-year revenues were down 6 per cent for the first six months of 2012/13 compared...

SJ Berwin sees marginal decline in revenues at half-year point

News Article - 14/11/2012 : revenue, Finance

SJ Berwin has posted a marginal decline in revenue for the first half of 2012-13, with billings for the first six months of the financial year coming in at around £83m.

The turnover figure for the half year ending 31 October...

Clydes posts 37% half-year revenue hike following Barlows merger

News Article - 14/11/2012 : revenue, Finance


Clyde & Co has posted a 37% revenue increase at the half-year point of 2012-13, following last year's merger with Barlow Lyde & Gilbert.

The UK top 20 firm has seen turnover reach around £145m for the first...

Global mobility set to rise

News Article - 06/11/2012 : emerging markets, global mobility, revenue, Human Resources

According to the Global Mobility Effectiveness Survey 2012, compiled by consultancy Ernst & Young, this number is expected to almost double over the next three years.

The report suggests that many global companies are directing...

Briefing People - law firm leaders special November 2012

Resource - 02/11/2012 : BD, business development, CMO, compliance, COO, Finance, General, hr, HR director, IT director, KM, knowledge management, marketing, OLIL, operations, revenue, revenuetion, revenution, risk, Technology, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Top legal business services leaders, in their own words

Briefing's first interview-only special, including eight legal business services leaders talking about how they're helping drive their firms into...

Simmons confirms Singapore launch as it targets Asia for 20% of revenues

News Article - 02/11/2012 : law firm expansion, revenue, Finance

Simmons & Simmons is targeting Asia for around a fifth of its global revenues as it pushes ahead with plans to launch an office in Singapore.

The City firm wants to see 20% of its revenues coming from Asia within the next three...

Mishcons targets 25% increase in revenues to £100m over three years

News Article - 26/10/2012 : revenue, Finance

Mishcon de Reya has set out plans to grow revenues to £100m by 2016, with the target representing a 25% increase on where the firm expects to be at the close of the current financial year. 

The UK law firm, which broke into...

Freeth Cartwright to merge with Oxford firm Henmans

News Article - 10/10/2012 : merger, revenue, Finance

National firm Freeth Cartwright is set to merge with Oxford-based Henmans, in a deal which will create a combined entity worth nearly £50m.

The deal is due to go live on 1 February 2013, when Henmans will join the Freeth Cartwright...