Lawyer salary

Salary for NQ barrister at Eversheds rises to £95,000

Regional fares up nearly a quarter to £62,000

Eversheds Sutherland has become the latest major player in the city to raise the salaries of its newly qualified associates in London to £95,000.

The move, confirmed yesterday, equates to a significant 16% increase from £82,000. It follows similar moves in recent days by Squire Patton Boggs and DLA Piper.

The company also splashed the rest of its UK offices, with rates jumping 24% to £62,000. Regional salaries were previously set at £50,000.

The increases will come into effect on May 1, 2022.

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Lee Ranson, Managing Director of Eversheds, commented:

“Retaining and attracting top talent is a key priority and pay and bonuses form an important part of our overall employee proposition, alongside culture, learning and development and quality of work. With this in mind, I am pleased to announce this investment in our newly qualified UK tariffs. »

the legal cheek The 2022 list of most companies shows that trainee wages in London are currently £42,500 in year one and £46,000 in year two, while regional rates are £28,500 and £31,000.

Last December, the company revealed that it had increased its supply of TC from 40 to 50, or 25%.

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