Ten equity partners are to leave Ashurst's equity this year in the face of continuing economic pressures. The partners come from a number of practice areas in the firm's London headquarters and its international offices. Some of the 10 partners may have chosen to retire for lifestyle reasons. One former partner on Wednesday described the departing group as being generally "mid-ranked" within the firm.
Ashurst Moves to Downsize Equity Partnership
January 22, 2009