Revealed: Freshfields' £4m cash pot for partner payoffs

Griffiths, Catrin
October 2005
Lawyer;10/24/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the severance packages arranged by Great Britain-based law firm Freshfields Brickhaus Deringer for its partnership in the first quarter of year 2005. Amount of severance packages allocated per partner; Treatment of the money as a business expense line within partnership documents; Decision of the company to delegate the power to remove lawyers to the partnership council.


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