Tag: Big Four

The Magic Circle is ‘being attacked from all angles’ by US and Big Four competitors

New report suggests elite UK quintet may need to focus on mid-market work

Nov 1 2022 9:36am

Big Four structural overhaul could spawn ‘multidisciplinary beast’ capable of swallowing up City law firms

Splitting audit and advisory functions could be key, says Richard Susskind

Jun 6 2022 10:52am

KPMG reveals plans to double UK lawyer headcount

Targets extra 220 solicitors by 2024

May 4 2022 11:32am

KPMG teams up with BPP to offer SQE training contract

Big Four player embraces solicitor training shake-up

Nov 16 2020 11:56am

Big Four giant PwC boosts NQ solicitor salaries to £72,000

Trainees receive fresh rises too

Oct 15 2019 2:40pm

Accountancy giant Deloitte in ‘SQE training contract’ first

First ten up for grabs from today

Sep 10 2019 10:29am

Crown Prosecution Service more ‘attractive’ place to work than the magic circle, say law students

Aspiring lawyers value work/life balance over international career

Aug 8 2019 8:50am

Big Four told to keep lawyers and accountants apart

Competition and Market Authority stops short of banning accountancy giants from legal sector altogether

Apr 18 2019 11:43am

Big Four giant KPMG to DOUBLE lawyer headcount to over 3,000 within ‘next few years’

It would make it one of the largest law firms in the world

Nov 23 2018 12:27pm

Legal market expert predicts that Big Four accountancy giants will challenge top law firms

The legal teams being assembled by bean-counter megafirms could shake-up the law

Nov 9 2015 1:36pm