Freshfields announces six per cent boost in firm’s earnings

FRESHFIELDS Bruckhaus Deringer boosted its profits in the latest financial year, the law firm revealed today.

Profits per equity partner, a common barometer of a law firm’s financial performance, increased by six per cent to £1.48m in Freshfields’ 2013-14 financial year.

Total revenue for the Magic Circle business also increased by one per cent to £1.232bn during the year

“This good set of results reflects the trust our clients have put in us to meet their needs around the world,” said David Aitman, global managing partner at the firm.