Behind the scenes of recent panel decisions

The data behind the story.

Pinsent MasonsDLA PiperAshurst and Bird & Bird have all missed out on William Hill’s latest UK adviser panel, with Linklaters and Addleshaw Goddard the only firms to retain their places on the FTSE 250 bookmaker’s slimmed-down roster. (August 2017,

UK supermarket and retailer Sainsbury’s Group has appointed 11 firms to its new legal panel, including Linklaters, Addleshaw Goddard, Dentons and CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang. The panel, which was last reviewed in 2014, previously included Bond DickinsonDWFand Gowling WLG. (August 2017,

HSBC has appointed around ten firms to its UK legal banking panel. Addleshaw Goddard, Eversheds Sutherland and Simmons & Simmons were among those which made the cut.

CMS Cameron McKennaDentons and Pinsent Masons are also among the roster which was reduced in size. (July 2017,

Spanish banking giant Santander has appointed a host of firms including Slaughter and May, Ashurst and Reed Smith to its UK legal panel for three years. (July 2017,

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