UK Top 20 devotes £180m of billing time to pro bono work
Tuesday, November 06, 2012
- Organization: The Lawyer
- Source: National > IBA International Pro Bono
The value of pro-bono work in the UK is almost half a billion pounds a year, with research from legal recruitment company Laurence Simons finding that the top 20 firms carried out £180m of free work – the equivalent of 1.85 per cent of their budgets – in 2011.