Byfield’s report on law firm mergers in the news

We have had a fantastic response to our report on law firm mergers, The Dating Game, since it was launched this week. A wide range of publications have reported on the research including The Times newspaper and a number of leading legal sector publications.

The appetite for our report is a clear indicator that merging is front of mind for many law firms. As the research shows, consolidation within the legal sector is expected to continue, with 95% of the law firms we surveyed taking that view.

The media coverage of the report includes:

The Times, 26 January 2015

The Lawyer, 27 January 2015

The Law Society Gazette, 27 January 2015

Legal Week, 27 January 2015

Legal Cheek, 27 January 2015

Legal Futures, 28 January 2015

Law 360, 28 January 2015

Managing Partner, 28 January 2015

The Australasian Lawyer, 29 January 2015

Global Legal Post, 29 January 2015

Lawyer Press, 2 February 2015