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Six firms would make FTSE100, says survey

PUBLISHED February 27, 2012

Six of the top 10 UK law firms are large enough to be included in the FTSE100 index of blue chip companies if they were stock-exchange listed, according to a new study.

Corporate advisory firm Europa Partners said value-per-equity partner in the biggest four firms now averages ?6.8m. Allen & Overy is the largest UK firm with an estimated value of ?2.6bn. Freshfields, Linklaters, Clifford Chance, Hogan Lovells and DLA Piper are all valued at more than ?2bn.

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