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While some law firms find themselves defending gender discrimination lawsuits brought by their current or former lawyers, other law firms are garnering business from the increase in gender bias suits against law firms and other companies.

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Macfarlanes, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner and Mishcon de Reya were the worst-performing firms for gender pay parity according to this year’s figures, which also show the U.K.’s top tier legal industry as a whole has made barely any progress on the issue.

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Hannah Roberts

Hannah joined Legal Week in May 2018 after finishing her degree at Kingston University. Her areas of focus are corporate, M&A, private equity and restructuring at UK and City-based US law firms. [email protected]

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