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The UK’s 50 largest law firms saw combined revenue break the £20bn barrier for the first time in 2016-17.

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  • DLA Piper
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Linklaters

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  • DLA Piper
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Linklaters

/uploads/sites/378/2017/08/Top50-results-logo_2017_v1_300px.png" alt="" width="300" height="159" /></a>The UK���s 50 largest law firms saw combined revenue break the ��20bn barrier for the first time in 2016-17. We talked to senior figures in the market��to get��their personal��perspective on the year, including��law firm leaders at Linklaters, DLA Piper, Herbert Smith Freehills and Allen &amp; Overy.��We also identified��the��the��standout performers over the past five years, and took a closer look at some of the firms��struggling��to grow partner profits in the same period. <strong>Facts, figures and analysis</strong> <ul> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/08/31/uk-top-50-push-total-revenues-past-20bn-as-currency-gains-mask-market-uncertainty/">Top 50 push total revenues past ��20bn as currency gains mask market uncertainty</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.almcms.com/contrib

  • DLA Piper
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Linklaters

/uploads/sites/378/2017/09/Top50-results2017_v6_SMALL.pdf">The full top 50 table of results</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/08/uk-top-50-2016-17-the-winners-and-losers-over-the-last-five-years/">The winners and losers over the last five years</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/11/uk-top-50-2016-17-the-firms-which-now-have-lower-pep-than-they-did-five-years-ago/">The law firms which now have lower PEP than they did five years ago</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/10/12/uk-top-50-2016-17-the-firms-battling-to-make-their-mark-at-the-edge-of-the-rankings/">The firms battling to make their mark at the edge of the rankings</a></strong></li> </ul> <strong>Views from the market</strong> <ul> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/28/its-a-tough-environment-and-getting-tougher-uk-top-50-law-firm-leaders-on-the-state-of-the-market/">Its tough, and getting tougher - law firm leaders on the state of the market</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/19/uk-top-50-2016-17-ao-managing-partner-andrew-ballheimer-on-why-clients-are-crying-out-for-truly-global-firms/">A&amp;O���s Andrew Ballheimer on why clients are ���crying out��� for truly global firms</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/18/uk-top-50-2016-17-linklaters-managing-partner-gideon-moore-on-mergers-clients-trump-and-brexit/">Linklaters managing partner Gideon Moore on mergers, clients, Trump and Brexit</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/20/we-were-unlucky-but-we-learned-a-lot-dla-pipers-levine-on-that-cyber-attack-brexit-and-office-closures/">���We were unlucky, but we learned a lot��� ��� DLA���s Simon Levine on that cyber attack</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/21/uk-top-50-2016-17-eversheds-sutherlands-lee-ranson-on-long-sought-mergers-and-tech-priorities/">Eversheds Sutherland���s Lee Ranson on long-sought mergers and tech priorities</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/22/uk-top-50-2016-17-clydes-ceo-peter-hasson-on-international-expansion-partner-cuts-and-mergers/">Clydes CEO Peter Hasson on global expansion, partner cuts and mergers</a></strong></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/26/uk-top-50-2016-17-ocs-ray-berg-on-mid-market-mergers-law-firm-ipos-and-adjusting-to-uncertainty/">OC���s��Ray Berg on mid-market mergers, law firm IPOs and adjusting to uncertainty</a></strong></li> <li><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/25/uk-top-50-2016-17-pinsent-masons-richard-foley-on-mergers-brexit-and-lessons-learned-from-kwm/"><strong>Pinsents��senior partner Richard Foley on mergers, Brexit and lessons from KWM</strong></a></li> <li><strong><a href="http://www.legalweek.com/sites/legalweek/2017/09/28/the-vote-killed-a-number-of-deals-hsf-senior-partner-james-palmer-on-brexit-and-a-new-legal-market/">���The vote killed deals��� ��� HSF���s James Palmer on Brexit and a new legal market</a></strong></li> </ul> <

  • DLA Piper
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Linklaters

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