Westacott, Gemma
November 2005
Lawyer;11/14/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the legal partnership structures in the Great Britain. The structures of these partnerships are currently being debated. Multidisciplinary partnership, introduced by the government, is one such program. Law firms are already heading towards it. Some of the law firms including Irwin Mitchell and Marks & Clerk Solicitors have proclaimed their intention to take advantage of the radical new legislation, due to be introduced before the end of 2006. The new age discrimination legislation is being advertised as a potential catalyst to the end of lockstep and the return of payments for goodwill in law firms.


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