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Legal ranking business sold for undisclosed sum

Private equity investor cites multiple opportunities for ‘enhanced digital offering’.


Solicitor fined after merger uncovered colleagues' misconduct

Former principal Sheldon Leaman had no idea that improper transfers were taking place.

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How to: Work with your PA

The traditional role of legal PA is disappearing fast as more qualified and commercially minded people get involved in frontline work. Maria Shahid reports.

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Manchester's latest big firm move

Irwin Mitchell finds bigger premises to accommodate 200 staff.


Don’t believe the stripe

Oh to be a fly on the wall at some firms’ board meetings.

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