Silent partner

March 2006
Lawyer;3/13/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p25
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The article reports that the column in "The Lawyer" called Tulkinghorn has compiled statistics on partner hires and promotions in Great Britain. It classified the hires and promotions by gender. One law firm's public relation staff revealed that its corporate partner moves were 11, of which 10 are men and none were women.


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