Legal Business

The right chemistry

Forget the egos, conflicts and pay packets. Here’s our winning formula for creating a dream team outside of the established elite.

In July 2002, we carried a feature bringing together a group of partners that would create a genuine competitor for the Magic Circle, a true fantasy law firm (‘Futures, options and swaps’, LB126, page 36). A decade on, it’s time to have another look at where the true talent outside of the elite group of law firms can be found.