Coming on strong

Griffiths, Catrin
May 2005
Lawyer;5/2/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 17, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the turnaround of law firm Simmons and Simmons. Reason why Mark Dawkins was elected as managing director unopposed; Increase in average profits per partner; Factors that contributed to the profit rise; Issue of whether Dawkins can maintain the profitability of the firm; Claim of Dawkins that the firm is taking as a model a quasifreelance philosophy used at major consultancies; Concern of Dawkins over network integration.


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