TITLE

Herbert Smith reveals investment plan to double finance group's revenue

AUTHOR(S)
Begum, Husnara
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;8/8/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans of Herbert Smith senior partner David Gold to invest heavily in the firm's finance division to more than double its turnover. Increase in the company's revenue by 20 percent; Achievement of the ambitious financial target through lateral hires; Assessment of the litigation and corporate practice.
ACCESSION #
17960343

 

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