Partner promotions across the UK’s 50 largest law firms by revenue increased by more than a third this year, buoyed by growing market confidence and a cluster of transatlantic mergers. Total partner promotions across the group stood at 495 globally in 2011, compared with 358 the previous year – an increase of just over 38%.
Foreign promotions continue to expand but female partners static Partner promotions across the UK’s 50 largest law firms by revenue increased by more than a third this year, buoyed by growing market...
Faz Peermohamed left Ince & Co late last year to join the Norwegian Hull Club as CEO
DLA Piper has promoted 48 lawyers to partner across its global network of offices, up from 44 last year
Over a third of all the lawyers CMS has promoted to partnership are women
Head of non-contentious financial services regulation Bob Penn will join the US firm after 17 years at Allen & Overy
Eversheds has promoted 26 new partners, up 18% on last year's 22-strong round