Legacy BLP partners ditch lockstep for US-style partner pay as transatlantic merger goes live

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner goes live today with UK partners set to adopt US pay and accounting system


Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner co-chairs Therese Pritchard and Lisa Mayhew

Legacy Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) partners are losing the UK firm’s modified lockstep pay system with immediate effect as a result of its merger with Bryan Cave, which will see all partners paid on a hybrid system more closely aligned with the US firm’s structure.

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