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Slaughters bumps up NQ salary by more than 3 per cent to £65,000

30-Apr-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Slaughter and May has increased its trainee and associate remuneration for the second time in two years, with newly-qualified lawyers receiving a pay hike of up to 3.2 per cent.

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Slaughters scores 95 per cent retention, topping magic circle

7-Mar-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Slaughter and May has revealed a 95 per cent retention rate for its spring 2014 qualifiers, keeping 38 of 40 trainees.

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City firms mull new graduate recruitment methods

23-Jan-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Ashurst, Clifford Chance, Freshfields and Hogan Lovells are assessing a new way of monitoring graduate candidates.

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Nine law firms in top 100 graduate employers

18-Sep-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Nine law firms feature in The Times’ rankings of the top 100 graduate employers, released today.

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Slaughters maintains high retention, posting 88 per cent rate

29-Jul-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Slaughter and May has revealed an 88 per cent retention rate, matching its performance last autumn.

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Slaughters hands NQ lawyers salary bump to £63,000

30-Apr-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Slaughter and May has boosted trainee and associate pay for the first time since 2011, with junior lawyers getting a two per cent wage hike.

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300 state school students gain access to top firms

12-Mar-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Over 300 students will benefit from meeting partners, trainees and graduate recruitment at top firms at an event aimed at former state school pupils later this month.

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Slaughters and Freshfields reveal retention rates

24-Jan-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Slaughter and May and Freshfields have announced their March retention rates.

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Focus on talent not diversity to increase female partner numbers, says 30% Club

13-Dec-2012 | By Sam Chadderton

Diversity programmes should be changed for “talent strategies” to increase women partner numbers, according to a group of law firms.

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Slaughters cuts annual bonuses amid market uncertainty

31-Oct-2012 | By Joshua Freedman

Slaughter and May has announced a cut to its bonuses for associates, trainees and support staff, citing market uncertainty for the decision.

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Branding a sweet spot for law firms, research finds

14-Sep-2012 | By Margaret Taylor

According to research into branding which has compared favourite chocolates with well-known law firms, Berwin Leighton Paisner was compared by a focus panel to Hotel Chocolat because of its high quality, creative image.

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Slaughter and May reveals 87.5 per cent NQ retention rate

9-Jul-2012 | By Christian Metcalfe

Slaughter and May has achieved an 87.5 per cent newly qualified (NQ) retention rate for September 2012.

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Slaughters freezes associate pay bands at 2011-12 levels

30-Apr-2012 | By Joshua Freedman

Slaughter and May has kept the majority of its associate pay bands steady at last year’s levels, with the magic circle firm announcing a slight increase in the pay taken home by associates with two years’ post-qualification experience (PQE).

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Slaughter and May, SNR Denton reveal NQ retention rates

23-Feb-2012 | By Laura Manning

Slaughter and May has revealed a 90 per cent newly qualified (NQ) retention rate for March 2012.

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Slaughters, Sidley report 100 per cent retention rates

29-Jun-2011 | By Laura Manning

Slaughter and May is to retain 100 per cent of its autumn 2011 qualifiers.

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Latest retention figures point to recovery in NQ jobs market

11-Jan-2011 | By Laura Manning

Slaughter and May’s retention rate for March 2011 qualifiers has offered a ray of hope for final seat trainees.

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Freshfields, Slaughters and Travers post positive retention rates

28-Jun-2010 | By Corinne McPartland

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has come forward as the latest magic circle firm to reveal its newly qualified (NQ) retention rate for September 2010.

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A&O exceeds NQ retention rate expectations as Slaughters and Herbies also post results

8-Jan-2010 | By Corinne McPartland

Allen & Overy (A&O) has come forward as the first magic circle firm to confirm its newly qualified (NQ) retention rates for March 2010.

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Linklaters retains 80 per cent of September NQs

15-Jul-2009 | By Kit Chellel

Linklaters has offered jobs to nearly 80 per cent of its trainees, the highest retention rate in the magic circle.

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NQs face dole queue as retention rates drop

28-Jun-2009 | Updated: 29-Jun-2009 | By Corinne McPartland

Newly qualified (NQ) retention rates for September 2009 qualifiers at a number of leading law firms have plummeted as worsening economic conditions hit the employment market.

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